Roads leading to Takhar Province are under control of Taliban in Afghanistan

AfghanistanRoads leading to Takhar Province are under control of Taliban in Afghanistan

Kabul, Afghanistan: No Peace Talks at sight with Kabul government, Afghan Taliban are building their presence on Afghan-Tajik and trying to capture Takhar Province after their successful military campaigns in Kunduz Province.

According to information received at Kabul, Taliban are launching assaults on army outposts and controlling road link between Baghlan province at west and between Kunduz and Takhar Province. Information suggest that patrolling of Afghan National Army has been disrupted from Baghlan to Takhar by sporadic attacks of Taliban.

   

Taliban killed over 15 Afghan police officers and wounding 19 on Friday attacks in Takhar. Attack on police check post was confirmed by provincial police spokesman Khali Aseir who said post was attacked at night at district of Khwaja Ghar.

Roads leading to Takhar Province are under the control of Taliban in Afghanistan
Roads leading to Takhar Province are under the control of Taliban in Afghanistan

Takhar is multi-ethnic province and is mostly tribal and a rural society located in the northeast of the country next to Tajikistan. It is surrounded by Badakhshan in the east, Panjshir in the south, and Baghlan and Kunduz in the west. The city of Taloqan serves as its capital. Majority of population belong to Uzbeks and Tajiks ethnic groups while Pashtun, Hazara, Pashai, Kho and Turkmen are in minority. It is pertinent to mentioned that Takhar had been ruled by Khanate of Bukhara during 16th century-18th century. This land was gifted to Ahmad Shah Durrani by Murad Beg of Bukhara after a treaty of friendship was reached between them.

Must read

Recent News

PPP Senator tables resolution in Senate to ban all Social Media platforms in Pakistan

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Pakistan People's Party Parliamentarian (PPPP) Senator Bahramand Khan Tangi has tabled a resolution in the Senate demanding a ban on all...

NDMA issues weather advisory

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Apropos NDMA's NEOC prediction most parts of the Country are likely to experience moderate to heavy rainfall isolated thunderstorms are expected with...

13th Anniversary of Shahbaz Bhatti’s Assassination: Human Rights Advocates Call for Justice and an...

0
The minority rights activists from around the world unite in somber remembrance on the 13th anniversary of the martyrdom of Shahbaz Bhatti, Pakistan’s former...

SIC fields Mahmood Khan Achakzai as its Presidential Candidate

0
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-backed Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) has nominated the Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) Chairman Mahmood Khan Achakzai as its Presidential Candidate...

Raoof Hasan may be next to sacrifice for mitigating adverse reaction of writing an...

0
Islamabad, Pakistan: Sensing the gravity of the political recklessness of writing an anti-Pakistan letter to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to halt the March...
Advertisement