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    Abdul Mueed Hashmi

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    JALALABAD, Aug 26, 2012: Hajj and Islamic Affairs Department head Mulavi Aziz Khairkhwa lays the foundation stone of a training centre for hajis in eastern Nangarhar province The centre, a 10 mi

    JALALABAD, Aug 25, 2012: Locals are trying to pull out the dead body of a fuel station worker from a fuel tank, in which the worker was found dead in eastern Nangarhar province.

    Security and Crime

    Hesarak anti-rebel campaigners running out of bullets

    JALALABAD (PAN): Members of a public uprising battling the insurgents in the Hesarak district of eastern Nangarhar province are running out of ammunition, officials said on Thursday, fearing the armed campaign could fail in the absence of government’s help.



    JALALABAD, Aug 18, 2012: An official places a wreath of flowers on the tomb of King Amanullah Khan to mark the 93rd Afghanistan’s Independence Day in eastern Jalalabad province.

    JALALABAD, Aug 18, 2012: Two officers carry photo of King Amanullah Khan during marking ceremony of the Afghanistan's 93rd Independence Day in eastern Jalalabad province.

    JALALALBAD, Aug 16, 2012: International Muslim Youth Association (IMYA) officials distribute food and cooking oil to orphans in eastern Nangarhar province.

    JALALABAD, Aug 16, 2012: Border police commanders during a ceremony marking the 93rd independence anniversary of Afghanistan in eastern Nangarhar province.

    JALALABAD, Aug 16, 2012: Border police officers parade during a ceremony marking the 93rd independence anniversary of Afghanistan in eastern Nangarhar province.

    Agriculture

    In Nuristan, ruthless deforestation continues

    JALALABAD (PAN): Ruthless deforestation continues unchecked in eastern Nuristan province, with timber being smuggled to neighbouring Pakistan, officials and residents claim.



    Security and Crime

    52 insurgents killed in Kunar airstrike

    JALALABAD (PAN): Fifty-two insurgents were killed in a NATO airstrike in the Chapa Dara district of eastern Kunar province on Saturday, police said.