By: Ahmad Jawed , Date:13/11/2019
MAZAR-I-SAHRIF (Pajhwok): Protesting observers of the Stability and Partnership team led by Dr. Abdullah on Wednesday closed the provincial office of the Independent Election Commission in northern Balkh province.... Read More
By: Ahmad Jawed , Date:15/09/2019
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Some civil society activists in northern Balkh province on Sunday said voter turnout in this month’s presidential elections would be weak in the province if the security situation... Read More
By: Ahmad Jawed , Date:14/09/2019
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC) officials in northern Balkh say 33 out of total 315 polling sites in the province would be shut on the Election Day. IEC head for Balkh Moham... Read More

MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The residents of northern Balkh province on Monday said transparent future elections needed drastic reforms in the electoral bodies.
They were speaking at a consultative gathering with officials of the Electoral Reform Commission in Mazar-i-Sharif, the provincial capital.
The gathering was attended by Wolesi Jirga members, provincial council members, university teachers, civil society activists and local residents.

LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): The provincial council deputy head on Thursday said the Nawzad district fell to the Taliban due to a lack of coordination among security forces in southern Helmand province.
Ibadullah Alizai told Pajhwok Afghan News Taliban militants had been attacking the district centre for many days. He warned if security forces did not increase coordination among them, other northern districts would also fall.
He said Taliban militants had grown in strength in Musa Qala and Kajaki districts, posting serious security threats to the two towns.

MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): A Taliban militant’s plan to carry out suicide attack in northern Balkh province with alleged support by former Provincial Council (PC) members has been foiled, several PC members claim on Tuesday.
Mohammad Amin Dara Sufi, head of provincial council, told Pajhwok Afghan News a former PC members who could not win last election had planned a suicidal attack on the provincial council members.

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By: Ahmad Jawe... , Date:15/09/2019

Insecurity to keep voter turnout low in Balkh

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Violations

By: Ahmad Jawe... , Date:13/11/2019

Abdullah team’s observers shut IEC office in Balkh

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Provincial Council

بلخ او کونړ کې هم په تذکره کې د افغان او اسلام کلمو په ننګه لاريونونه وشول
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Protests over cont...

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Parliament

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Interviews

Balkh governance system to be improved: PC head
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Campaign

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