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    Governance

    MoD rejects SIGAR report on missing weapons

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Wednesday rejected as untrue a recent report by the US special inspector general for Afghanistan (SIGAR) claiming tens of thousands of weapons the Pentagon supplied to Afghan forces since 2004 had gone missing.



    Governance

    Protesters slam Orgun, Gaza massacres

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people, including women, rallied in Kabul on Wednesday against a deadly attack in the Orgun district of southeastern Paktika province and Israeli shelling of the Gaza Strip.



    Accidents & Disasters

    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.



    Governance

    Protest camps set up in Kabul against results

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some supporters of Dr. Abdullah Abdullah set up tents in different parts of Kabul in protest against the announcement of the preliminary results of the runoff presidential election.



    Governance

    Ex-Taliban governor among 7 detained: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least seven Taliban, including a notorious commander and former governor, were captured from different parts of the country, the Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoI) said Sunday.



    Governance

    Amarkhel rejects as plot reports of fleeing

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Former Independent Election Commission secretary Ziaul Haq Amarkhel on Saturday rejected as conspiracy the rumors that he was trying to flee the country amid allegations of electoral fraud against him.



    Governance

    Protestors accuse MoD officials of land-grab

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Participants of a protest demonstration on Thursday accused some Ministry of Defence (MoD) officials of having grabbed land allotted for public welfare projects in the central capital Kabul.



    Governance,Social

    Hundreds rally in Kabul against election fraud

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Supporters of presidential hopeful Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday staged two separate protest demonstrations in Kabul, demanding the prosecution of those involved the June 14 runoff fraud.