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    4 Afghans dead in Zahedan accident

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): Four Afghan nationals have been killed in a traffic accident in Zahedan, the capital of Iran’s Sistan-Balochistan province, a report said on Monday.

    Accidents & Disasters,Health

    Medical camp treats landslide survivors

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A medical camp has been set up in the landslide-hit Argo district of northeastern Badakhshan province and so far 200 patients from surviving families have been treated, the public health director said on Sunday.

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    Bus plunge into river leaves 2 dead, 5 missing

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Two passengers were killed and 23 others injured after a passenger bus plunged into the Salang River in central Parwan province, an official said Sunday.

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    Chinese, Iranians to help retrieve corpses

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Chinese and Iranian experts have promised to help retrieve corpses buried under a deep layer of mud as a result of the May 2 landslide in northeastern Badakhshan province, a minister said on Saturday.

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    Kabul-Balkh road closed in Samangan

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): The highway between Kabul and the capital of northern Balkh province could not be opened for traffic on Saturday, a day after it was washed away by flash floods in Hazrat Sultan and Khulam districts of northern Samangan province.

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    Flood-marooned people flown to safety

    SHIBERGHAN/BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The Afghan National Army (ANA) rescued hundreds of people marooned by floods in norther Jawzjan province, an official said on Saturday.

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    2 killed, 50 injured in Pakistan quake

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and dozens wounded in an earthquake that struck Pakistan’s Sindh province on Friday, a media report said.

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    Ariana jet makes emergency landing in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An Afghan Ariana Airlines plane made an emergency landing at the Kabul International Airport on Thursday, an official said

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    Takhar governor seeks aid for flood-hit families

    TALOQAN (Pajhwok): A child was among two people killed and three others were injured and hundreds of homes washed away in flash floods in northeaster Takhar province, the governor said on Thursday.

    Accidents & Disasters,Social

    Etisalat provides aid to Badakhshan victims

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Etisalat on Thursday expressed its deepest condolences over the recent landslide incident in the Argo district of Badakhshan province and shared the grief of the families who lost their homes and loved ones.