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Between 50 and 70 percent of police positions in four Afghan provinces are not active, valid personnel, but ghost soldiers, according to a new US watchdog report has said.

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Afghanistan's cabinet has decided that universities should reopen from tomorrow (Wednesday), the government said on Tuesday.

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The number of American troops in Afghanistan will be down to 4,000-5,000 by Election Day which is scheduled for November 3, US President Donald Trump has said.

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani held phone talks with prime ministers of Pakistan and India on Monday.

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Shahab Al-Muhajir, the newly appointed leader of Islamic State of Khorasan Province (ISKP), is a member of Haqqani network, Afghanistan's acting interior minister said on Monday.

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US Secretary Mike Pompeo held virtual meeting on Monday with Mullah Baradar Akhund, the Taliban's deputy leader and head of their political office in Qatar, to discuss the state of the Afghan peace process, the militant group said.

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Afghan government said on Monday that it had been told by the United States that peace talks with the Taliban would begin even if their 4,600 prisoners were released.

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At least 29 people have been killed in an attack on a prison in Jalalabad, capital of Afghanistan's eastern province, that began late on Sunday, officials said Monday.

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At least 10 people were killed and more than 40 others were wounded in a car bomb explosion in Afghanistan's central Logar province on Thursday, its governor said on Friday.

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Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Friday vowed to release 500 Taliban prisoners until Monday, but they are not included in the list the group has provided.

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