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Mass jailbreak in Afghanistan, at least 24 die in Islamic State attack

08 August, 2020 10:32 am 10:32 am

JALALABAD (Reuters) – A gunbattle between Islamic State fighters and Afghan security forces raged at a prison in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Monday, with at least 24 people killed after the militants’ overnight assault led to a mass jailbreak. The attack began on Sunday evening with car bomb detonated at the entrance to … Read More

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Gunmen kill head of Japan aid agency, five others in Jalalabad

12 December, 2019 2:09 pm 2:09 pm

KABUL/NANGARHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Gunmen killed six people, including the head of a Japanese aid agency, on Wednesday in an attack on their vehicle in Jalalabad in eastern Afghanistan, officials said. The ambush comes a week after a grenade attack on a United Nations vehicle in Kabul heightened fears for those doing humanitarian work amid … Read More


Afghanistan: At least 10 civilians including army recruits killed in suicid...

10 October, 2019 5:12 am 5:12 am

JALALABAD – At least 10 people have been killed and 27 others wounded after a minibus carrying recruits for the Afghan security forces was hit by a rickshaw-led suicide bomb in the eastern city of Jalalabad, government sources said. The bomb detonated in a rickshaw as the bus passed wounding 27 others, Ataullah Khogyani said. … Read More


Four injured in explosives blast outside Pakistan’s consulate in Jala...

08 August, 2019 12:53 am 12:53 am

JALAABAD (92 News) – Four people were injured after an explosive device went off outside Pakistan’s Consulate General in Jalalabad on Sunday. An IED exploded close to the holding area of the consulate exploded in late hours of Sunday. The consulate’s staff remained unhurt, Pakistan’s Foreign Office spokesman confirmed in a tweet. FO spokesperson Dr … Read More

Body of missing SP Tahir handed over to Pakistani consulate in Jalalabad

11 November, 2018 6:45 pm 6:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The body of Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Superintendent of Police (SP) Tahir Dawar was handed over to the officials of Pakistani Consulate in Jalalabad on Wednesday. Afghanistan Foreign Ministry confirmed that missing SP Tahir Dawar was killed in Nangarhar province and the reports related to the dead body of Tahir Dawar was correct. … Read More

Pakistan shuts down Jalalabad consulate over governor’s interference

08 August, 2018 11:49 pm 11:49 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan shut down its consulate in Jalalabad, Afghanistan on Friday. The Pakistan Consulate spokesperson said that they have informed the Afghan government about its closure. He said that the interference of Governor Hayatullah Hayat in the consulate affairs is deplorable. “The governor’s intervention is violation of the Vienna Convention,” he stated. … Read More