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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. 



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    2 killed, 6 hurt in Bamyan accident

    BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Two persons were killed and six others wounded in a traffic accident in the Wurs district of central Bamyan province on Monday, an official said.



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    Protestors close airport gate for hours

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Protestors on Friday closed for traffic roads leading to the Kabul International Airport for six hours, asking the international community and United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) to help resolve the election deadlock.



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    Jawzjan wheat yield declines by 10,000 tonnes

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The wheat yield in northwestern Jawzjan province has declined by 10,000 tonnes this year due to flash floods, official said on Wednesday.



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    1 killed, 7 wounded in Farah accident

    FARAH CIY (Pajhwok): One person was killed and seven others injured in a traffic accident in western Farah province on Wednesday, an official said.