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    28 rebels join peace process in Baghlan

    PUL-I- KHUMRI (PAN): A 28-member group of the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan joined the peace process in the Baghlan-i-Markazi district of northern Baghlan province on Tuesday.



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    Motorcyclist crushed to death by ISAF vehicle

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): A motorcyclist was killed after being hit by NATO-led troop’s vehicle in the northern province of Balkh on Saturday, an official said.



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    Cold wave leaves 17 IDPs dead in Kabul, Herat

    KABUL (PAN): Seventeen internally-displaced people, mostly children, died of severe cold weather in Kabul and Herat provinces, the Amnesty International said on Tuesday.



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    Kunduz woman commits suicide

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A 34 years old woman has committed suicide for reasons yet to be known in the northern province of Kunduz, officials said on Sunday.



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    3 Afghans die in roof collapse at Bagram base

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Three employees of an Afghan company died when the roof of the building they were in caved in at Bagram Airfield in central Parwan province on Friday, the International Security Ass



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    5 dead, 30 injured in Nimroz incident

    ZARANJ (PAN): Five passengers were killed and 30 others injured during a traffic accident in the Khashrod district of southwestern Nimroz province on Wednesday, an official said.



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    Rebel group joins peace drive in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): A five-member insurgent group joined the government-initiated peace drive in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Sunday.



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    7 civilians among 11 killed in ISAF raid

    KABUL (PAN): Seven civilians and four armed rebels were killed during a predawn operation in the Syedabad district of central Maidan Wardak province on Sunday, officials said.



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    Afghanistan's oldest woman dies

    JALALABAD (PAN): A 136-year-old woman, Hasano, believed to be the oldest person in Afghanistan, passed away yesterday in eastern Nangarhar province, relatives said on Saturday.



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    Salang Pass reopens after storm threat subsides

    CHARIKAR (PAN): The Salang Pass, a major route through the Hindu Kush mountains that connects the capital Kabul with several northern provinces, reopened on Saturday, hours later it was blocked by a heavy snowstorm, the highway maintenance authority said."