The Afghanistan judge announced the sentences as part of a trial of 49 suspects, including 19 police officers for brutally killing a woman.
A suicide car bomber rammed a European Union vehicle near the main airport in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul.
19 Hazara hostages kidnapped in February were released in exchange for 22 Uzbeks in the country.
Ironically, for a place that exudes such tranquillity, Istalif has had a violent past.
The sentences were part of a trial of 49 suspects over the March 19 killing of the 27-year-old woman named Farkhunda.
The statement said that “for the happiness of the nation” the group welcomes the efforts of anyone in bringing peace to Afghanistan.”
The two leaders also agreed to expand opportunities for higher military education in India for Afghan officers
Tuesday’s landslide struck early in the morning in the province’s Khawahan district, near Afghanistan’s border with Tajikistan.
The Ghani-Modi meeting will provide an opportunity to the Indian side to recalibrate its approach towards the war-torn country.
President Ghani’s visit provides India the opportunity to do a reality check, recalibrate ties with Afghanistan.
It will be the first fighting season in which Afghan security forces will battle the insurgents without the full support of NATO.
Bomb in police station kills 3 in Kandahar province of Afghanistan; Taliban likely responsible.
Afghanistan Taliban militants abduct 19 working on land mine clearance in an eastern province.
3 people were wounded when a suicide bomber struck the gate of the compound in Lashkar Gah late Sunday: police
Afghanistan and Iran announced plans for security cooperation to combat the Islamic State group, including possible joint military operations.