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    2 attackers killed, policeman injured in clash

    QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): Two militants were killed and a policeman wounded in an attack on a security post on the Badghis-Herat highway, an official said on Friday.



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    4 rebel commanders dead in ISAF airstrikes

    QALA-I-NAW (PAN): Four Taliban commanders were killed in airstrikes by NATO-led troops in the Bala Murghab district of northwestern Badghis province on Saturday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    4 militants held; 3 policemen injured

    QALA-I-NAW/PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Four Taliban militants were detained during a police operation in western Baghis province, while three policemen were wounded in a clash with insurgents in central Logar, officials said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Policeman, militants killed in operations

    QALA-I-NAW (PAN):  A policeman and a militant were killed, while another two militants were wounded in two separate security incidents in western Badghis and Logar provinces, officials said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    2 murder plotters detained in Nimroz

    ZARANJ (PAN): Two people involved in a plot to kill the provincial council secretary were detained by intelligence operatives in southwestern Nimroz province, officials said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Children among 20 killed in ISAF air raids

    LASHKARGAH/QALA-I-NAW (PAN): A mother and her five children were among 20 civilians killed in two separate airstrikes in the southern Helmand and northwestern Badghis provinces, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Badghis bombing kills 6 Afghan soldiers

    QALA-I-NAW (PAN): Six Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed and three others injured when a remote-controlled bomb went off in the northwestern province of Badghis, officials said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    4 ANA soldiers shot dead by militants

    QALA-i-NAW (PAN): Four Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed by Taliban insurgents during a poppy eradication campaign in the Moqur district of northwest Badghis province, officials said



    Reconstruction

    Work on 45-km road starts in Badhgis

    QAL-I-NAW (PAN): Construction works on the 45-kilometre road was launched in northwestern Badghis province on Thursday.

    The road starts from Balamarghab district and passes into Sang-i-Atash area of Maqur district.



    QALA-E-NOW, Mar 29, 2012: A view of a roundabout in the capital city of northern Badghis province.
    PAJHWOK/Abdul Latif Ayoubi