At least one protester was killed and eight wounded by police fire as demonstrators tried to storm a key government building in Maimana
, provincial capital of Faryab, part of Dostum's main bastion, residents said.
Najibullah, a man who runs a restaurant in city of Maimana
, bought the baby girl because he and his wife have not been able to have children.
KAByL (CyHAN)- Taliban massive offensive on Faryab's provincial capital Maimana
city, 425 km northwest of Kabul, was repulsed Monday morning leaving 23 insurgents dead bodies, deputy to provincial police chief Baryali Basharyar said.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Afghan National Security Forces repelled a coordinated attack of Taliban militants on Maimana
, the provincial capital of Northern Faryab province, a local official said.
A bomb placed inside a motorbike blew up near a private bank branch in the capital of Faryab province, Maimana
, officials said.
city, Davlat Abad and Shirin Tagab districts, and other towns presently have no electricity, Andkhoy District chief Sultan Sanjar told RFE/RL.
by Qutbuddin Kohi on 30 September, 2014 - 14:53 MAIMANA
(Pajhwok): A woman was killed and her spouse and son were injured when a mortar shell hit their house in northwestern Faryab province, an official said on Tuesday.
The mosque in Maimana
, capital of Faryab province, was crowded with worshippers marking the first day of the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, they said, adding that local officials were among the visitors.
26 (Xinhua-ANI): At least 41 people were killed and over 34 others, including the provincial police chief, were injured as a suicide bomber blew his explosive up near a mosque in Maimana
, the provincial capital of Faryab in northern Afghanistan, on Friday, an official said.
The attack, on the first day of the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, happened in Maimana
, capital of Faryab province, said Lal Mohammad Ahmadzai, a spokesman for police in the Afghan north.
The modern town of Maimana
, once Yahudan, a major Jewish settlement, 1978.
The team reassembles and convoys back through the village to Maimana
, past fields of poppies with their bulbs swollen for harvest.