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    New barrage of missiles fired into Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Pakistani forces fired a new barrage of missiles into the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, an Afghan official claimed on Thursday.

    About 260 missiles landed in different areas of the district on Wednesday night, leaving one civilian dead, said the governor's spokesman.

    Wasifullah Wasifi told Pajhwok Afghan News the cross-border shelling killed and wounded many livestock and caused locals material losses.

    Nine people have been killed and 27 others injured during the incursions from Pakistan over the past few months, according to officials.

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