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    10 bodies of drowned Afghans arrive in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The bodies of 10 Afghans, who drowned last week in the Mediterranean Sea near Istanbul, arrived on Saturday at the Kabul International Airport, an official said.



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    Bodies being sent home from Istanbul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan Consulate in Istanbul on Thursday said preparations were being made to send to Afghanistan the bodies of migrants who drowned as a result of a boat that capsized in Turkey this week.



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    Flood closes Badghis-Herat highway

    QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): A flash flood damaged the Badghis-Herat highway in Qala-i-Naw, forcing its closure on Wednesday morning, authorities said.



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    24 Afghans dead as boat sinks near Istanbul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two dozen illegal migrants, believed to be Afghan citizens, drowned on Monday when the boat ferrying them to Europe sunk near Istanbul.



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    6 killed, 54 wounded in separate road crashes

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Six people have been killed and more than 50 others wounded in two separate road accidents, officials said on Friday.



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    KABUL (Pajhwok): Six people have been killed and more than 50 others wounded in two separate road accidents, officials said on Friday.



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    2 dead in Faryab road accident

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Two employees of the customs department have been killed and four others wounded in an overnight traffic accident in northern Faryab province, an official said on Thursday.



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    5 killed, 36 wounded in Takhar accidents

    TALOQAN (Pajhwok): At least five people were killed and 36 others wounded in two separate road accidents in northeastern Takhar province on Tuesday, officials said.



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    Laghman collision claims 2 lives

    MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and nine others wounded in a traffic incident on the Nangarhar-Laghman highway on Sunday, an official said.  



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    Training reduces traffic accidents in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok):  Nearly 500 people received licences after being trained as professional drivers in southern Zabul province during the first six months of this solar year, an official said on Sunday, attributing decreased traffic accidents to the training course.