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    Takhar mountain slip kills 3 of a family

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Three people of a family were killed and as many wounded as part of as mountain slipped in the Chah Aab district of northern Takhar province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    107 injured in accidents during Eid holidays

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): One person was killed and 107 others wounded in traffic accidents during Eid holidays in southeastern Paktia province, medics said on Friday.



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    Khost-Gardez highway reopens after rockslide

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): The Khost-Gardez highway reopened for traffic in southeastern Paktia province on Friday noon, hours after it was blocked by a massive rockslide, an official said.



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    4 killed, 5 injured in Paktia accident

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Four people, including two women, were killed and five others sustained injuries on Thursday when the vehicle they were travelling in overturned on the main highway in southeastern Paktia province, an official said.



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    ANA officer killed in Kabul explosion

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An Afghan National Army (ANA) officer was killed and his driver wounded during an explosion in the limits of the ninth police district of the capital Kabul on Saturday morning, an official said.



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    Militants gun down 14 passengers in Ghor

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Militants disembarked 18 passengers from two vehicles on the Ghor-Kabul Highway and gunned down 14 of them in western Ghor province, the police chief said on Friday.



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    8 dead, 21 wounded in Sarobi collision

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Eight people were killed and 21 others wounded in a traffic accident on the busy Kabul-Jalalabad highway early Thursday morning, a witness and an official said.



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    5 foreigners dead in Kabul suicide attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least five foreign security guards were killed and six others wounded in a suicide bombing inside their camp in the 15th municipality district of Kabul on Tuesday, officials said.



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    Dozens rally in Kabul against Israeli aggression

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Dozens of people rallied in Kabul on Friday against deadly in Israel attacks on the innocent Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip and called for an immediate halt to what they called naked aggression.



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    Dust storm in Nimroz disrupts flights

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): A dust storm in southwestern Nimroz province brought routine life to a halt, disrupting air traffic, an official said on Thursday.