Latest News for: Afghan radio


With less US support, Afghanistan elite forces struggle to roll back Taliban advances

Stars and Stripes 07 Mar 2021
The militants have taken control of key highways and conducted operations aimed at choking off Afghan towns and cities ... At an outpost in Arghandab district, Afghan special forces officers juggle radios and smartphones to maintain communication with the Afghan control room back in Kandahar city, U.S.

IS claims killing of three women media workers in Afghanistan

Dawn 04 Mar 2021
The militant Islamic State (IS) group has claimed responsibility for the killing of three women working for a local radio and TV station in eastern Afgha­nistan, the latest episode in a spike in targeted killings across the war-torn country ... The IS claim, posted late on Tuesday, contradicted the Afghan government’s accusations against the Taliban.

IS claims killing of Afghan media staff

Taipei Times 03 Mar 2021
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said that the assaults, especially of women, were contrary to the teachings of Islam, Afghan culture and the spirit of peace ... Relatives carry the coffin of Sadia Sadat, one of three killed female employees of Enikass Radio and TV, at her funeral in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, yesterday.

Three women working for TV station killed in Afghanistan

Belfast Telegraph 03 Mar 2021
The so-called Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the killing of three women working for a local radio and TV station in eastern Afghanistan ... Dozens of people gathered Wednesday for the funerals of the three women, who were employed by Enikass Radio and TV ... It is not the first attack against women working at Enikass Radio and TV.

IS claims killing of 3 female media workers in Afghanistan

Yahoo Daily News 03 Mar 2021
Afghans carry the body of a woman who was killed by gunmen in the city of Jalalabad east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, March 2, 2021. Three women who worked for a local radio and TV station in eastern Afghanistan were gunned down Tuesday in two separate attacks, the news editor of the privately owned station said.

IS claims killing of three female media workers in Afghanistan

The New Arab 03 Mar 2021
The IS group has claimed responsibility for the killing of three women working for a local radio and TV station in eastern Afghanistan ... Afghan officials said police arrested the alleged killer of the three, identifying him as Qari Baser and insisting he was a Taliban — a claim promptly denied by Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid.

3 female media workers shot dead in Afghanistan, ISIS claims responsibility

Webdunia 03 Mar 2021
Three women who worked for a local Afghan radio and TV station were shot dead in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Tuesday, government officials said ... However, the Taliban, which signed a peace deal with the US last year and is in talks with the Afghan government, denied involvement ... Afghan women killed 'too often'.

Turkish father, 69, 'kills daughter, 28, by ramming her car off the road and shooting ...

The Daily Mail 03 Mar 2021
General practitioner Gulnur Yilmaz, 28, refused to answer her father who then allegedly fatally shot her ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... Locals take to... ISIS gunman shoots dead three female Afghan TV and radio... .

Unidentified attackers shoot and kill 3 Enikass Radio and TV employees in Afghanistan

CPJ 02 Mar 2021
New York, March 2, 2021 — Afghan authorities should thoroughly investigate and hold to account the killings of three employees of Enikass Radio and TV and take steps to protect the station, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

Is it really the time to be talking about withdrawing US troops from Afghanistan?

The National 20 Feb 2021
At its height, the Afghan conflict saw more than 100,000 American soldiers in Afghanistan ... A number of European states, including Britain, still have around 8,000 troops on the ground, supporting the Afghan security forces ... Afghan radio journalist shot dead in car ambush. Zalmay Khalilzad calls for progress as Afghan peace talks resume.

India’s Military diplomacy: Afghan Army Women Officers being trained by Indian Army in Chennai

DNA India 19 Feb 2021
The women officers have served the Afghan Army anywhere between two and seven years, in the logistics, Human resources, Radio communications, and medicine branches ... The Indian Army has been conducting such special training for their Afghan women counterparts since 2017, and the current batch is the fourth in four consecutive years. .

President Joe Biden Has a Moral Obligation To Bring America’s Troops Home from Afghanistan

Antiwar 19 Feb 2021
is approaching its 20-year mark in the Afghan civil war ... "At this time, when so many young Afghans are dying to build the kind of society we preached to them, have we no moral responsibility to sustain what we helped build?" ... Further, leaving the Afghan war offers the best chance to boost Pakistani stability.

OTA trains 20 women officers from Afghanistan

The Times of India 19 Feb 2021
CHENNAI. Twenty women officers from the Afghan National Army on Thursday received rifle training at Officers Training Academy in Chennai ... Most officers belong to the logistics, human resources, radio communications, and medicine branches of the Afghan National Army ... Download ... .