As the government quashed protests and shut down messaging apps, Kazakhstan announced the victory of a new president in an election that opponents dismissed as a farce keeping the old system in place

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19 June 2019
OSCE Parliamentary Assembly's International Election Observation Mission released 15-page statement of preliminary findings on Kazakhstan's early presidential election held yesterday.1 week ago
OSCE Parliamentary Assembly's International Election Observation Mission released 15-page statement of preliminary findings on Kazakhstan's early presidential election held yesterday.
Acting Minister of Defense Asadullah Khalid, @Commander_RS , Resolute Support Commander, MOI Deputy Minister for Security, BG Koshal Sadat visit Farah province to meet with the governor and security leaders to further discuss the path toward peace.1 week ago
Acting Minister of Defense Asadullah Khalid, @Commander_RS , Resolute Support Commander, MOI Deputy Minister for Security, BG Koshal Sadat visit Farah province to meet with the governor and security leaders to further discuss the path toward peace.
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MoD Officer Killed In Kabul
Gitesh Sharma, Secretary (West), MEA: There will be a bilateral meeting between PM Modi and President Putin, and between PM Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of SCO Summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.
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As the government quashed protests and shut down messaging apps, Kazakhstan announced the victory of a new president in an election that opponents dismissed as a farce keeping the old system in place
Dozens more detained today in Almaty, Nur-Sultan and Shymkent cities after 9 June mass protests in Kazakhstan. Local media reported "Oyan Kazakhstan" activists were also taken to Police station in Almaty.
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7 Taliban Insurgents Killed in Maidan Wardak and Faryab
Kazakh minister says 'so far around 500 "radically-minded elements" were detained in Almaty and the capital for holding "unauthorized protests".
2nd day of peaceful protests in Kazakhstan: in Almaty, policemen detained two women - Elena Belova and her mother. According to eyewitnesses, the police threatened and humiliated the women so much that they slit their veins in protest. Both taken away in an ambulance.
More protests today in Almaty and Nur-Sultan. Albeit smaller than before.
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9 Taliban militants killed, 1 arrested in Kabul and Logar operations
This man kills 11 members of his family in Farah, provincial police chief said on Monday. He was Mullah Imam of the mosque in the area. Taliban militants have taken him with themselves.1 week ago
This man kills 11 members of his family in Farah, provincial police chief said on Monday. He was Mullah Imam of the mosque in the area. Taliban militants have taken him with themselves.
At least 12 commanders of Haqqani network were killed in an operation by Afghan forces in Sabari district in Khost province, the NDS said in a statement.1 week ago
At least 12 commanders of Haqqani network were killed in an operation by Afghan forces in Sabari district in Khost province, the NDS said in a statement.
MOI claims arrest of 2 Taliban supporters in Ghazni and killing Taliban fighters in Wardak1 week ago
MOI claims arrest of 2 Taliban supporters in Ghazni and killing Taliban fighters in Wardak
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Reports that Taliban amassing their forces in Baharak area, some 20 km west of Taloqan Takhar
New Zealand to cut number of troops in Afghanistan: By Pajhwok Monitor on 10 June 2019 KABUL (Pajhwok): The New Zealand government plans a small reduction in the number of its military personnel on the ground in.
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Attorney General Office issued arrest warrant of Habibullah Ahmadzai, ex-special security advisor to President Ghani, for having not provided evidence to his claims. Mr. Ahmadzai recently claimed presidential palace has asked women for sexual favors in exchange for top govt positions.
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Taliban: FARAH,Mujahideen attacked an enemy check post in Farah city overnight, sparking heavy clashes that lasted for about one and half hours, overrunning the post after killing 4 puppets and leaving 4 others wounded while seizing 1 RPG launcher, 2 PKM machine guns 5 rifles and other equipment
Taliban: KANDAHAR,Mujahideen carried out attacks on a convoy in Khakrez district last night Details say heavy clashes continued for about 2 hours resulting in more than 30 soldiers were killed with 5 APCs destroyed while seizing 10 rifles, 2 PKM machine guns,1 82mm artillery
Clashes ongoing in Pur Chaman district as Taliban stormed Govt. positions there, NE Farah1 week ago
Clashes ongoing in Pur Chaman district as Taliban stormed Govt. positions there, NE Farah
Military officer identified as Colonel Akbar was killed in PD5 in Kabul according to pro Taliban accounts1 week ago
Military officer identified as Colonel Akbar was killed in PD5 in Kabul according to pro Taliban accounts
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Heavy fighting going on between Afghan forces and Taliban in Barchaman district of Farah province.
Pakistan FO statement:The first review session of the Afghanistan-Pakistan Action Plan for Peace and Solidarity will be held in Islamabad Today. Foreign Secretary S.Mahmood will lead the Pakistan delegation while the Afghan side will be led by Deputy Foreign Minister Idrees Zaman.
Taliban assaulted an enemy check post in Dab Khakrez area of Khakrez district. Attacks with heavy and light arms lasted for a considerable time, overrunning the  post after killing 8 soldiers and leaving 2 others wounded while seizing 2 American PKM machine guns, 3 rifles1 week ago
Taliban assaulted an enemy check post in Dab Khakrez area of Khakrez district. Attacks with heavy and light arms lasted for a considerable time, overrunning the post after killing 8 soldiers and leaving 2 others wounded while seizing 2 American PKM machine guns, 3 rifles
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Tokayev wins the presidential elections in Kazakhstan with 69.94% of votes - exit poll of the Youth Research Center
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Taliban Militants killed a student and three others abducted in Ghazni province. Residents in the area express outrage and protest against the brutality.
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Kazakhstan election: Hundreds arrested in poll protests
Almaty Kazakhstan election day
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Turnout in the presidential elections in Kazakhstan, according to data as of 9.00 Moscow time, was 35.1% - CEC
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Famous Taliban commander Shah Maqsood, alias Dentist killed by own bomb in Farah
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