By: Qutbuddin Kohi , Date:07/10/2018
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A number of women in northwestern Faryab province say insecurity impeded their participation in the voter registration process and nomination for Wolesi Jirgaand distric... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:19/10/2015
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents on Monday held captive the police chief for Ghormach in northern Faryab province along with some of his men, a local official said. Speaking on condition of anonymity,... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:08/10/2015
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Taliban militants captured the Gorzaiwan district of northern Faryab province on Thursday afternoon, a public representative said. Sayed Abdul Baqi Hashemi, the provincial council head,... Read More

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MAIMANA (Pajhwok): The Shakh bazaar of Qaisar district in northwestern Faryab province has been recaptured by the Taliban as Afghan forces remain besieged, an official said acknowledged on Monday.
The Shakh area containing a population of 20,000, had been under the Taliban control for the past three years. However, it was recently retaken by Afghan forces as a result of an operation last month.
Local officials said Shakh bazaar, sharing borders with Badghis and Ghor provinces, had been a flourishing arms and drug bazaar as long as it stayed under Taliban’s control.

MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Residents of the Qaisar district of Faryab province complain gunmen affiliated with the so-called People’s Movement are harassing civilians, looting their houses and robbing them of valuables.
They praise the security operations in the district, led by First Vice-President Gen, Abdul Rashid Dostum, but accuse the movement’s gunmen of torching civilian homes and snatching their motorbikes and other possessions.

MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Officials in northwestern Faryab province claimed inflicting heavy casualties on rebels and recapturing large areas of the province.
However, provincial council head says hundreds of families have been displaced due to fighting and families are in dire need of aid.
Acting Governor Abdul Sattar Bariz told Pajhwok Afghan News that 147 militants were killed and 150 others wounded during operations in Almar, Qaisar and Pashtoon Kot districts in the past two weeks.


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By: Qutbuddin... , Date:07/10/2018

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Dostum wearing military uniform, fighting rebels in F...

MAIMANA (Pajhwok): The first vice-president Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum on Monday... Read More


Ahmadzai promises development projects for Faryab
By: Ahmadzai promises de... , Date:01/04/2014

Ahmadzai promises development projects for Faryab

  MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Presidential runner Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Mo... Read More