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    MEHTARLAM, Aug 12, 2012: The wreckage of a car that was blown up in a roadside bombing on the outskirts of this capital city of eastern Laghman province.

    JALALBAD, Aug 11, 2012: A person from a destitute family carries a sack of flour and a tin of cooking oil he received in assistance from Governor Gul Agha Shirzi in eastern Nangarhar province.

    MEHTARLAM, Aug 10, 2012: Residents stage a protest against the provincial governor in the eastern province of Laghman.

    JALALABAD, Aug 09, 2012: A firefighter struggles to extinguish a fire erupted at the attorney office in eastern Nangarhar province. Important files were saved from damage, officials said.

    JALALABAD, Aug 08, 2012: A large number of locals are being given cash and cooking oil in assistance through the Sherzai Foundation in eastern Nangarhar province.

    JALALABAD, Aug 08, 2012: Anti-insurgent militia men, part of a public uprising, are seen in the Ali Shang district of eastern Jalalabad province.
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    Accidents & Disasters

    Fire erupts at attorney office

    JALALABAD (PAN): A fire broke out at the attorney office in eastern Nangarhar province, but important documents were saved from damage, an official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    19 injured in Nangarhar mosque bombing

    JALALABAD (PAN): Nineteen people were injured in a bomb blast inside a mosque during Friday’s prayers in the Chaparhar district of eastern Nangarhar province, police said.



    Security and Crime

    Civilians suffer casualties in Kunar clashes

    ASADABAD (PAN): A woman and a boy were killed and three others, including two children, injured after security forces clashed with heavily armed insurgents in eastern Kunar province on Friday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    District official shot dead

    JALALABAD (PAN): A Pachiragam district official was shot dead by unidentified gunmen in eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, an official said.