Pentagon claims Afghan government and coalition are working together to prevent the threat from expanding.
With Al Qaeda weakened across Middle East, militants are jumping ship to Islamic State group, say analysts.
Separatist groups blame undercover security forces for the recent spate of targeted killings.
Police say local jirga’s decision is illegal and is under investigation.
A statement issued by P.M. Sharif’s office says the organizations have three months to comply.
New report says while the number of warheads overall has reduced, nuclear states are continue to develop new weapons systems.