Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 39km NW of Kashi, China

Map. History of Central Asia conflict

23 January 2019
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At least two Taliban militants were killed and three others sustained injuries in an explosion triggered by an IED in Zabul.
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Several gunmen break into PD6 of Herat City, and engaged in clashes with the security forces. Local health authorities confirmed two people dead so far.
Tajik journalist and whistleblower Khayrullo Mirsaidov sentenced to 8 months of imprisonment by Khujand City Court for leaving Tajikistan and abstaining from paying fees to the state. Mirsaidov himself was in Georgia in October 2018 for health reasons.
ANDSF positions near Tarinkot, provincial capital of Uruzgan Clashes ongoing in that area1 week ago
ANDSF positions near Tarinkot, provincial capital of Uruzgan Clashes ongoing in that area
Taliban seized CP in Pusht Rod district, just north of Farah city1 week ago
Taliban seized CP in Pusht Rod district, just north of Farah city
Protests in Herat over election irregularities1 week ago
Protests in Herat over election irregularities
Pro govt. media and military reports about raids and air strikes in Zabul, Uruzgan (confirmed by Taliban) Helmand and Farah. Taliban claims attacks in Ghazni, Kandahar and Jawzjan
A weapons cache belonged to a Taliban commander was destroyed in an operation by the National Directorate of Security operatives in Marjah district in Helmand province on Friday night, NDS says in a statement.1 week ago
A weapons cache belonged to a Taliban commander was destroyed in an operation by the National Directorate of Security operatives in Marjah district in Helmand province on Friday night, NDS says in a statement.
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Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 - 39km NW of Kashi, China
Despite ISIS being reduced to only a few towns in Syria, US aircraft dropped 1,424 bombs/missiles on ISIS targets in Iraq/Syria in NOV, the highest number of munitions used since OCT 2017. The number of munitions dropped by aircraft in Afghanistan was 841 according to @USAFCENT
Humvee captured by Taliban from pro-govt forces in Jawzjan.  Afghanistan1 week ago
Humvee captured by Taliban from pro-govt forces in Jawzjan. Afghanistan
Military Charter ADB2543 UR82072 An124 Ruslan heavylift from Leipzig to Kabul Afghanistan.1 week ago
Military Charter ADB2543 UR82072 An124 Ruslan heavylift from Leipzig to Kabul Afghanistan.
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Kazakh government plans to ban import of gasoline by rail from Russia for 3 months. Kazakhstan periodically restricts import of Russian gasoline. Last time this measure was introduced was in August 2018.
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Russian foreign minister calls his newly appointed Kazakh counterpart to discuss schedule of future bilateral meetings.
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Russia says Kabul had the opportunity to talk to the Taliban during Moscow meeting in November
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Russia claims Afghan presidential poll postponed due to US pressure
Afghan Taliban displays weapons it claims to have captured from pro-govt forces in Jawzjan.1 week ago
Afghan Taliban displays weapons it claims to have captured from pro-govt forces in Jawzjan.
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Afghan Taliban claim to have killed police chief of Ab Kamari district of Badghis province in an attack on govt positions last night, overrunning 3 check-posts. Taliban claim to have killed 36 soldiers and wounded 14 others in the attack.
Taliban meetings and seminars held in  Ab Kamari district(which almost fell to Taliban control) Badghis and Ghaziabad Kunar1 week ago
Taliban meetings and seminars held in Ab Kamari district(which almost fell to Taliban control) Badghis and Ghaziabad Kunar
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The Taliban launched a series of attacks on security checkpoints in four Afghan provinces early on Thursday, killing 32 members of the security forces and pro-government militias, provincial officials said.
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Taliban claimed 2 CPs overrun in Sheikh Sardara area of Kishindih Balkh last night, 8 militiamen including commanders Kakarh and Inayat killed, 2 detained; sizable amount weapons/equipment seized.
Taliban in control of CP in Ab Kamari district in western Badghis province1 week ago
Taliban in control of CP in Ab Kamari district in western Badghis province
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Afghan journalist Javid Nuri (27) shot to death by the Taleban in Farah province. Calling him "enemy's agent," the Taleban have claimed responsibility for killing him. RWB has said that he is the first journalist in the world killed in 2019.
A Taliban militant in Afghanistan poses with some U.S./foreign UAVs recently shot down by the Afghan Taliban group.2 week ago
A Taliban militant in Afghanistan poses with some U.S./foreign UAVs recently shot down by the Afghan Taliban group.
Trial of Uzbekistan's former prosecutor-general has begun in Tashkent, sources close to government say.2 week ago
Trial of Uzbekistan's former prosecutor-general has begun in Tashkent, sources close to government say.
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Speaker of Mazhilis Nurlan Nigmatulin received China's Ambassador in Kazakhstan Zhang Xiao. Nigmatulin mentions underutilized Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran railway corridor as one of major infrastructure projects compatible with OBOR.
Armenia's Secretary of Security Council Armen Grigoryan calls his Kazakh counterpart to discuss the incident in Karaganda in which a brawl involving young men, including Armenians, claimed life of a Kazakh guy.
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The U.S. military is drafting plans to withdraw a few thousand troops from Afghanistan while continuing all major missions in the longest war in American history, three weeks after Trump sought options for a more drastic pullout.
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Taliban execute Afghan citizen-journalist Javid Noori in Farah, found on bus
Operative team arrives in Armenia over Karaganda incident
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