Meanwhile, eight more people lost their lives in another US drone attack in Wanat Waygel district in Nuristan
Both Kunar and the neighboring Nuristan
provinces have been the scenes of Taliban-linked activities over the past few years.
The traders would flatter the simple people of Nuristan
, saying they looked nicer than the governor of Kabul!" Impressive progress At first Soonarastudied hard because he feared his father's wrath.
President Hamid Karzai's office said another seven died in Khost and Nuristan
"Afghan and coalition forces conducted a security operation in Waygal district, Nuristan
Zahid declined to say how many police had come under attack or the size of the security force based in Nuristan
, although it is thought to be small.
"The policemen were in civilian clothes and had no weapons with them," Badr told Reuters from Nuristan
Musician and composer Irgens-Moller presents this close study of the musical traditions of Nuristan
, a mountainous region of Afghanistan, via the accounts and field recordings of Lennart Edelberg and Klaus Ferdinand, which they made during their 1953-1954 tour of the area.
KABUL, July 25, 2010 (TAP) - Taliban guerrillas captured a strategic district from the Afghan government after days of clashes in eastern Nuristan
province, officials said on Sunday.
Taliban fighters in the remote eastern Afghan province of Nuristan
have rejected calls to hold peace talks with the government.
NATO aircraft fired guided munitions on Taliban positions at Barg-e-Matal district in Nuristan
, a province in the mountainous region on the Pakistani border.
LAHORE, May 27 -- The Afghan police in the eastern Afghan province of Nuristan
have called for help after hundreds of Taliban led by Swat Taliban leader Fazlullah engaged in fierce clashes with security forces in Afghanistan, the BBC reported on Wednesday.