President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani instructed security officials to launch the district 14th of police in west of Kabul by next week.
According to local officials in southeastern Paktia province, joint US and Afghan forces’ operations in the province inflicted heavy casualties on militants.
Afghan forces have retaken Bilchiragh district in northern Faryab province after they launched special operations to take back the district.
After reports last year suggesting ISIS fighters in east of Afghanistan were airing their propaganda using a radio station, now the Taliban militants have also launched their own radio station.
Afghan Taliban fighters overran Tala-wa-Barfak district in Baghlan province at around 3 pm Tuesday after they had surrounded the city, local official said.
Afghan local officials in eastern Kunar province said that ISIS fighters in the province have beheaded three men with the accusation of having links with the government.
A suicide bomber detonated himself at around 11:30 am near a tent belonged to social activists in capital Kabul, resulting in no casualties.
Afghan local officials in southern Kandahar province said Taliban militants killed at least 5 Afghan police while they were on their patrol near the border with Pakistan.
Afghan forces have killed at least 46 armed insurgents in their newest military operations, Afghan defense ministry said in a statement.
A bomb blast inside a mosque in eastern Afghanistan that was being used as a voter registration center killed at least 14 people and wounded 33, officials said.