8am: Locals provided information to Hasht-e Subh, indicating that clashes among Taliban fighters and NRF Forces in the Khost district of Baghlan province have taken place. According to independent sources, the Taliban’s Acting Deputy Defense Minister, Mullah Fazel Mazlum has gathered Taliban’s reserved forces from northern Badakhshan and Takhar provinces and has deployed them to
8am: Local sources in Baghlan province have reported that for the past three days, there has been a heavy clash between Taliban militants and the National Resistance Forces in the villages of Kasa Tarash and Qasan Dara in Andarab province. Click here to read more (external link).
8am: The detainees’ relatives have stated that they have no connection with any resistance group. Despite the general amnesty announcements, mysterious killings, tortures, and field trials by Taliban militants have recently increased. There are several reports from different parts of the country, reporting violence against human rights by Taliban militants. Click here to read more
8am: The Taliban carried out a three-hour operation against the National Resistance Front (NRF) forces, according to Sharifullah Sangin, a member of (NRF) in the Darah Charkh-e-Falak district of Khost in Baghlan province. Mr. Sangin said that two members of the (NRF) were killed and wounded in the clashes, however, no figures are available for
8am: Local sources in the Khost district of Baghlan province report the end of the clashes among the Taliban and the National Resistance Front (NRF) in the Charkh-e-Falak village of Khost Farang district of the province. The Taliban are arresting and harassing locals on charges of collaborating with the Resistance Front, the source claims. Click
8am: Taliban have carried out aggressive attacks from several points on the strongholds of the National Resistance Front (NRF) in Baghlan province, local sources say. According to the sources, clashes are currently taking place among Taliban and (NRF) forces in Darah Charkh-e-Falak village of Khost Farang district of Baghlan province. Click here to read more
8am: Some residents of Baghlan province say that the rates of criminal offenses, especially armed robberies, have risen in the last few months. On the other hand, local Taliban officials for Baghlan province say that the city is safe and people can live in peace. Click here to read more (external link). More Security News
8am: Baghlan Residents are worried about children being forced to work hard on the streets of Pul-e-Khumri, saying that hundreds of children are working on the streets due to poverty. Local Taliban officials in Baghlan, however, say their government cannot manage the situation. Click here to read more (external link).
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty August 29 2021 The family of an Afghan folk singer and musician says he has been shot dead by a Taliban fighter in a mountain province north of Kabul. The alleged slaying of Fawad Andarabi comes amid growing concerns that the hard-line Islamist group will return war-torn Afghanistan to the repressive
Update from the Anti-Taliban resistance – they tell me: Taliban ambushed in Andarab of Baghlan province. At least 300 Taliban fighters were killed. The group is lead by #AhmadMassoud & @AmrullahSaleh2 #Afghanistan pic.twitter.com/uJD1VEcHY1 — Yalda Hakim (@BBCYaldaHakim) August 22, 2021