NANGARHAR

  • Afghanistan: 10 girls killed in bomb explosion December 17, 2012

    Kabul: Ten young girls were killed when a bomb exploded as they were gathering firewood outside their village in eastern Afghanistan on Monday morning, an official said. It was not clear what triggered the explosion outside Dawlatzai village in Nangarhar province's Chaperhar district, said Mohammad Seddiq, the government administrator for...
  • Gunmen kill provincial judge, child in Afghanistan February 12, 2012

    Kabul: Afghan officials say gunmen have killed a provincial judge and his young niece in eastern Afghanistan. A district official in Nangarhar province says the head of the appeals court for neighboring Kunar province was visiting family in a village outside of Jalalabad on Saturday when gunmen burst into the house...