Timeline of Afghanistan (July 2004)
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timeline of the history of Afghanistanin July 2004. The list is not complete and you are welcome to expand it.
July 1, 2004" Carmela Baranowska, an Australian journalistreported missing in Helmand province, Afghanistan, called her employer to say she was not being held hostage. She had not been seen nor heard from since June 28. At the time she was filming her documentary Taliban Country.
July 3, 2004"
Mazari Sharif, Afghanistanmade a large drug seizure and then accused regional military commander Mohammad Attaof being involved in the illegal trade.
July 4, 2004"
In a ceremony in
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Afghan interim president Hamid Karzaiaccepted the Philadelphia Liberty Medal.
A roadside bomb exploded near
Lashkargar, Helmand province, Afghanistan, injuring the mayor, Haji Manaf Khan, and his bodyguard.
July 5, 2004"
Karteh Parwan districtof Kabul, Afghanistan, local security forces arrested three Americans, including Jonathan Idema, and four Afghans after police raided an illegal jail.
July 6, 2004"
Afghan interim president
Hamid Karzaiand members of a U.N.-sponsored electoral commission met in Kabul, but failed to finalize on a date for the national and parliamentary elections.
Intelligence agents captured
Talibanmembers Mullah Sakhi Dad Mujahidand Nisar Hamedin a raid on a compound in Shah Wali Kot, Kandahar province, Afghanistan. Mujahid was carrying a cell phonecontaining phone numbers of top level Talibanleaders, including founder Mohammed Omar.
In a program organized by the
UNHCR, the first of 525 Afghan refugees departed from Kyrgyzstanto Canadato start new lives.
July 8, 2004"
Khogyani District, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan, a landmine blast killed a female election worker and wounded at least two other people.
Afghanistan, a bus on the Kandahar-Kabul highwaycrashed when the driver lost control, killing eleven people and injuring forty-four.
July 9, 2004"
The Afghan Joint Electoral Management Body announced that
Afghanistan's presidential elections would take place on October 9, 2004, and parliamentary would take place elections in the Spring of 2005.
July 11, 2004"
A bomb exploded in
Herat, Afghanistan, killing six and injuring 34.
July 14, 2004"
Afghan interim president
Hamid Karzaisigned a decree to get full cooperation from militia commanders with the Afghan Disarmament, Demobilization and Reintegration Program(DDR). The decree stated that those who participate in activities against the DDR process will be considered disloyal and rebellious and will face severe punishment.
July 15, 2004"
United Nationsremoved its 17-person staff via helicopterfrom Ghor province, Afghanistanafter its election office there was attacked by protesters. The mob had been protesting a checkpoint conflict that took place in Chaghcharanin which government troops killed two local militiamen.
earthquakeshook several cities in Afghanistanand Pakistan.
July 16, 2004"
Spin Aghbarqaarea in Zabul province, Afghanistan, rebels attacked a convoy of U.S. and Afghan National Armysoldiers on patrol along the Kandahar-Kabul highway, triggering a shootout that killed an Afghan Army soldier and an insurgent.
U.S. Deputy Secretary of State
Richard Armitagevisited Kabul, Afghanistan.
July 17, 2004"
U.S. troops captured
Talibanleader Ghulam Mohammed Hotakin Wardak province, Afghanistan.
July 18, 2004"
An estimate 700 people spent nine hours demonstrating in front of government offices in
Maydan Shahr, chanting for the release of Talibanleader Ghulam Mohammed Hotak.
Less than a kilometer from the headquarters of
NATO-led peacekeepers, a rocket landed on a house in the Shashdarak sectionof Kabul, Afghanistan, killing a woman.mortally wounding a woman.
July 19, 2004"
In a village in
Nawbahar District, Zabul Province, Afghanistan, five suspected Talibanwere caught by U.S. and Afghan National Armysoldiers.
In a village 100 miles northeast of
Kandahar, Afghanistan, troops confiscated nine motorcycles and about 10 rifles.
Four men riding two
motorcycles attacked two U.S. Humvees on patrol in Arghandab, Zabul Province, Afghanistan, injuring one soldier.
Dozens of rebels armed with
assault rifles attacked the mayor's office in Naish Districtin Kandahar Province, Afghanistan. One attacker was wounded and detained.
July 20, 2004"
Afghan interim president
Hamid Karzaipromoted three powerful warlords: General Atta Mohammadwas made governor of Balkh province; General Khan Mohammadwas made police chief of Kandahar province; General Hazrat Aliwas made police chief of Nangarhar province.
Afghan security forces captured Mullah
Amanullah, a brother-in-law of Mohammed Omar, on Tuesday as he drove near Deh Rawood, Uruzgan province. Three remote-controlled bombs and a cell phoneas well as an AK-47were found in his vehicle. Afghanistanfreed 66 Pakistani prisoners caught fighting for the Talibanduring the U.S.-led war in late 2001. Pakistan matched the move by releasing 34 Afghan prisoners.
July 21, 2004"
Eleven Afghan security personnel were killed in an ambush on their vehicle in
July 22, 2004"
Rebels killed a local security chief and 10 of his followers in an ambush in
Helmand province, Afghanistan.
In the district of
Mama Karez, Afghanistan, rebels attacked U.S. soldiers patrolling in a pickup truck. Three of the attackers were killed during the hour-long gunfight.
Two rebels on
motorcycles opened fire on two pickup trucks carrying Afghan election workers in Lashkargah, Afghanistan.
July 23, 2004"
Kandahar, Afghanistan, a remote-controlled bombexploded a U.S. military convoy passed, wounding between one and four soldier.
July 26, 2004"
A bomb exploded near a U.S. military vehicle 35 miles east of
Qalat, Afghanistan, injuring three American soldiers traveling in an armored Humvee.
Kabul, Afghanistan, a wing of the Jamhuriat Hospital, being rebuilt by a Chinese-Afghan construction consortium, collapsed, killing four and injuring 26.
July 27, 2004"
Afghan interim president
Hamid Karzaiformally declared his candidacy for the October 9presidential elections. He dropped from his ticket Defense Minister Mohammed Fahimand replaced him with Ahmad Zia Massood. Karzai named Karim Khalilihis choice for second vice president.
July 28, 2004"
mosquebeing used as a voter registration site in Ghazni province, Afghanistan, a bomb killed six, including two United Nationsstaff worker. Doctors Without Bordersannounced it was withdrawing its staff from Afghanistanbecause of security concerns.
rocket-propelled grenades were fired at a construction site in Kabul, Afghanistanwhere South Koreans were building a job training center for the Afghan people. There were no casualties.
July 29, 2004"
Brussels, the European Commissionapproved an extra €9 million to help fund the October 7presidential elections in Afghanistan.
July 31, 2004"
United Statesgovernment warned its citizens that the security situation in Afghanistanremained critical and that there was a general threat to all Americans visiting the nation.
An Afghan official was killed along with his bodyguard during an ambush by rebels in
Helmand province, Afghanistan. At least one other bodyguard was wounded.
Gujranwala, Pakistanlocal police picked up about thirty-five Afghan students (between the ages of six and fourteen) studying at a madressahin the Jamia Muhammadiaon the Grand Trunk Road. Officials said the students were residing there without any passport, visa or legal documents which were violation of the Immigration Act. The students would be sent back to Afghanistan to obtain their complete documents and return back for their studies.
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