Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Media Release Service

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Pajhwok Mobile App

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

NDS raid: 3 Taliban killed, as many arrested in Kunduz


NDS raid: 3 Taliban killed, as many arrested in Kunduz

Aug 07, 2017 - 15:09

KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Three Taliban commanders were killed and as many held during overnight raid by National Directorate of Security (NDS) personnel in the Gul Tapa district of northern Kunduz province, the Spy Network said in a statement on Monday.

Maulvi Hekmatullah, Abdul Qadir and Maulvi Abdul Khaleq were among the dead notorious Taliban commanders in the overnight raid, according to the NDS statement.

It added, three more Taliban a long with their weapons had been arrested in the overnight raid. Lal Mohammad, Mohammad Rasoul and Jan Mohammad are the arrested Taliban.

The detained Taliban members had been involved in clashes against security forces and destructive activities in Kunduz.

Separately, one policeman and five militants were killed during overnight clash in the Qadis district of northwestern Badghis province.

The clash erupted after rebels attacked security forces check-post in Langar locality, said acting district chief of Qadis.