The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission laid blame for the boy’s death with his family, the government and the Taliban, a militant group that has been fighting a 15-year insurgency.
In January, three multi-role Mi-35 attack helicopters donated by India were inducted into the Afghan Air Force
“Iran has not just offered Afghan refugees and migrants incentives to fight in Syria, but several said they were threatened with deportation back to Afghanistan unless they did,” said Peter Bouckaert, emergencies director at the New York-based HRW.
IS radio can be heard across Nangarhar on an FM frequency for 90 minutes a day in both the Pashto and Dari languages.
No group immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing. The bombing left some staff members burning inside the vehicle.
Ataullah Khyogani, spokesman for the Nangarhar provincial government, said on Sunday that the attacker detonated his explosives around 10:30 a.m. at the residential compound of Obaidullah Shinwari.
The Afghanistan blast, a suicide bombing, was followed by gunfire near the Pakistan consulate in Jalalabad.
“It is important that no preconditions are attached to the reconciliation process, as it will create difficulties in bringing Taliban to the negotiating table,” said Sartaj Aziz.
Mohammad Shahzad’s unbeaten 118 was one short of South Africa’s Faf du Plessis’s 119 against the West Indies.
Cook said the US and Afghan governments agree that the best way to ensure lasting peace and security in Afghanistan is through an Afghan- led and Afghan-owned peace process.
Military choppers of the Afghanistan security forces have dropped commandos atop the building holding the remaining militants and the battle is “inching towards final assault.”
PM Modi expressed deep appreciation for the exemplary bravery and courage shown by the Afghan National Security Forces in thwarting the terrorist attack in Mazar-e-Sharif.
From the earthquake that hit Northeast India early this morning to an attack on the Indian consulate in Afghanistan, here’s what’s making news today.
Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif should agree on a joint Afghanistan policy
No information on damage or casualties was immediately available.