Pajhwok Afghan News Video Services

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Pajhwok Afghan News is Afghanistan's largest independent news agency, which offer its reader a fuller picture of Afghanistan. Pajhwok's Video services cover over 17 major provinces of Afghanistan. Raw footage is avaliable for usage. Contact us: obaid.alokozay@news.pajhwok.com

Episodes of Pajhwok Afghan News Video Services

    • Afghan-US security pact a bilateral subject: NATO

      KABUL (PAN): NATO officials on Monday said signing the proposed security agreement between Afghanistan and the US was a mutual contact between the two countries and the alliance would welcome and support it. Christopher Chambers, NATO senior civilian representative spokesman, who appeared in a joint press conference with NATO-led ISAF spokesman Brig. Gen. Heinz Feldmann, said the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) was purely about mutual understanding between Afghanistan and the US.

      • Release date
        Aug 14, 2013
      • Runtime
        01:57
    • Taliban driving captured Afghan Police Ranger Cars

      JALALABAD (PAN): Taliban are still active after a big clash with Afghan forces at last Friday in the Sherzad district of eastern Jalal Abad province. At the field, Taliban driving captured Afghan Police Ranger cars, and they are shouting calling long live for Mullah Mohammad Omar the leader of Taliban. More than 100 people, including policemen, civilians and insurgents have been killed in a new wave of violence in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said Friday. Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the gover...

      • Release date
        Aug 5, 2013
      • Runtime
        01:44
    • 8 dead, 21 injured in attack on Indian consulate

      JALALABAD (PAN): At least eight people were killed and 21 others wounded in a suicide attack on the Indian consulate in eastern Nangarhar province on Saturday, officials said.

      • Release date
        Aug 3, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:34
    • Member of Provincial Council lashes young men

      KABUL (PAN) : A member of the Ghor Provincial Council, Fazel-ul-Ahad, was accused of lashing three young men in Dolina district of Ghoor province. On a video received to Pajhwok Afghan News shows that Fazel-ul-Ahad a member of Ghor Provincial Council lashes three young men in front of people gathering. Afghanistan's Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) expressed concern over the incident. Fazel-ul-Ahad was a commander of a militia and after joining the peace process he was elected as a ...

      • Release date
        Jul 31, 2013
      • Runtime
        01:36
    • 28 IEC picks suggested to president

      KABUL (PAN): Twenty-eight people have been suggested to President Hamid Karzai, who will pick nine of them as Independent Election Commission members, Senate Chairman Fazal Hadi Muslimyar said on Sunday. A joint commission of both houses of parliament approved on July 15 a new election law, envisaging the creation of a committee to introduce Electoral Complaints Commission and IEC members to the president. Under Article 8 of the relevant law, the committee will include parliamentary speakers, ...

      • Release date
        Jul 28, 2013
      • Runtime
        03:38
    • Proofs against MPs being given to court: MoI

      KABUL (PAN): Documentary proofs of 72 lawmakers’ involvement in illegal activities are being provided to prosecutors and courts, a Ministry of Interior (MoI) official said on Wednesday. Hours after being voted out by the Wolesi Jirga, Interior Minister Mujtaba Patang accused the 72 MPs of land grab, drug smuggling, spying for Pakistan and other unlawful activities. Addressing a news conference in Kabul, the MoI spokesman the ministry and other judicial organs were jointly working on the docume...

      • Release date
        Jul 25, 2013
      • Runtime
        05:07
    • Patang spurns vote, promises legal challenge

      KABUL (PAN): Calling his dismissal a conspiracy, Interior Minister Lt. Gen. Mujtaba Patang on Monday vowed to raise a legal challenge to the Wolesi Jirga’s move. While bringing a no-confidence motion against him, lawmakers accused the minister of committing massive corruption and showing incompetence in dealing with security threats. The decision to table the no-trust vote came two days ago when Patang did not appear and sent his deputy to brief the assembly on the security situation in the co...

      • Release date
        Jul 23, 2013
      • Runtime
        06:37
    • 2013 will be a deadly year, warns defence ministry

      KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Monday called 2013 a deadly year and said militants, aided by their foreign allies, were out to disrupt the security situation and control certain areas of the country. Addressing a joint press conference with his ISAF and NATO counterparts, MoD spokesman Gen. Zahir Azimi said the insurgents had done all they could to unleash a reign of terror on Afghan people and security forces. The militants had conducted group attacks, suicide assaults and bomb...

      • Release date
        Jul 16, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:24
    • CCPPCA: Loya Jirga is Unconstitutional and Divis...

      KABUL (PAN): The Cooperation Council of Political Parties and Coalitions of Afghanistan (CCPPCA) at a gathering on Sunday announced that the Jirga proposed by President Hamid Karzai to review the Afghan-U.S. Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) is unconstitutional. The CCPPCA added that the issue of the Jirga has created controversies and been a divisive force for Afghan politics. The gathering was attended by several coalition political parties for them to discuss their ideas about the security...

      • Release date
        Jul 15, 2013
      • Runtime
        03:20
    • Protestors accuse police of killing civilians

      KABUL (PAN): Dozens of people on Monday staged a protest against Kabul police for killing seven people in the Deh Sabz district of the capital. Seven civilians were killed and several others wounded last week during a clash between police and supporters of Haji Janat Gul, a brother of MP Allah Gul Mujahid. Later in the day, hundreds of people staged an angry protest in the Pul-i-Charkhi area on the eastern outskirts of Kabul. Residents of 44 villages of the district on Monday staged the protes...

      • Release date
        Jul 2, 2013
      • Runtime
        03:01