Afghanistan passenger plane crashes in Taliban-held Ghazni province; no reports of casualties yet, cause of accident unclear
Arif Noori, spokesman for provincial governor, said the plane went down around 1.10 pm local time in Deh Yak district
The explosion reportedly happened close to Pashtunistan Square in the Kabul city center — close to where hundreds of demonstrators have been protesting.
Eight policemen killed, seven wounded in several Taliban attacks across Afghanistan's Ghazni province
Saeeb Khan Elham said on Friday that insurgents launched a wave of attacks on compounds and police security posts in the Qarabagh district in Afghanistan late on Thursday .
No one has claimed the attack, but the Taliban are active in the area and control large parts of the province.
An Afghan official says Taliban insurgents have killed three Afghan soldiers in an attack on a checkpoint.