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Taliban threaten Pashdan Dam construction in Herat

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents have warned officials and workers of the under construction Pashdan Dam in western Herat province to stop work on the project.

In a letter Taliban sent to the dam’s officials it is said the project has not been inked with the Taliban, therefore work on the project should be stopped.

Taliban military in-charge for Korokh district has written to the district chief that security personnel discharging duty on the dam site, drivers and project engineers would not be safe if Taliban’s order is violated.

Another document available with Pajhwok Afghan News shows the Taliban have asked officials of …read more

Source:: The Frontier Post