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Nangarhar traders concerned over kidnappings (Video)By Babrak Amirzada Jan 31, 2012 - 15:39
JALALABAD (PAN): The Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) deputy head on Monday complained traders were facing multiple problems due to kidnappings and the presence of illegal armed groups in eastern Nangarhar province.
Khan Jan Alokozay told a press conference in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar, the problem of abductions had worried the entire society and if the government did not take serious steps, investors would be scared away.
The issues had been shared with the president, who trade leaders would meet again next week, he said, adding the enemies of Nangarhar had joined hands against peace and stability in this province.