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    Further silence against Pakistan a sin: Muslimyar

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Meshrano Jirga Chairman Fazl Hadi Muslimyar on Tuesday strongly condemned Sunday’s suicide attack on a volleyball tournament in southeastern Paktika province, alleging such barbaric attacks were the handiwork of Pakistan’s intelligence agency and army.

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    EU committed to fight violence against women

    KABUL (PAJHWOK): On the eve of International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, the European Union (EU) in Afghanistan and its Police Mission (EUPOL) remained strongly committed to fighting violence encountered by Afghan women and girls.


    UN Security Council condemns Paktika attack

    WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The UN Security Council on Monday condemned the terrorist attack in Paktika reiterating that no terrorist act can reverse the path towards Afghan-led peace, democracy and stability in the country.


    President Ghani leaves for Kathmandu

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani left on Tuesday for Kathmandu where he will attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit commencing tomorrow.


    President seeks time to resolve problems

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has said the so many problems and challenges facing the country could not be solved all at once or in a short span of time.

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    Abdullah for deep probe into Paktika attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah on Monday categorically condemned the Paktika suicide attack that left 61 people dead and over 60 wounded, directing security organs to thoroughly investigate the incident.


    2 ISAF soldiers killed in Kabul bomb attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two American soldiers were killed when a bomb tore through their convoy in the capital Kabul on Monday, sources said.


    Paktika suicide attack widely condemned

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) on Monday strongly condemned attack by a suicide bomber during a volleyball tournament in southeastern Paktika province that left 57 innocent civilians and officials dead and over 60 wounded.


    Strategy needed to protect vulnerable children

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Abdul Ali Muhammadi, legal advisor to President Ashraf Ghani, has said that a national strategy be developed to support and protect the vulnerable children in Afghanistan.


    Govt stressed to form cabinet

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan National Congress (ANC) and civil society organizations on Sunday warned to stage series of protests if the government failed to form cabinet without further delay.