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    2 civilians dead in Kandahar explosion

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Two civilians were killed and three others wounded following an explosion in the capital of southern Kandahar province on Thursday, officials said.

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    Policeman killed, 2 injured in Kandahar blast

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): One policeman was killed and two others injured during an explosion in Kandahar City, the capital of southern Kandahar province, on Saturday, an official said.

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    11 suspected militants killed

    MAIDAN SHAHR/KANDAHAR CITY (PAN) Eleven Taliban bomb planters, including a commander, have been killed in operations in central Maidan Wardak and southern Kandahar provinces, officials said on Tuesday.

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    12 outlaws held, weapons seized

    KABUL PAN): A dozen outlaws were arrested and a number of weapons and explosives seized during operations in southern Ghazni and Kandahar provinces, officials said on Thursday.


    50pc surge in HIV cases, says Dalil

    KABUL (PAN): A 50 percent increase has been noticed in HIV positive cases registered this year, compared to last year's figures, the acting public health minister said on Saturday.

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    Suicide car blast hits Afghan-ISAF post in Panjwai

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): A suicide blast rocked the Panjwai district of southern province on Thursday -- hours after a group of militants attacked the Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) compound in Kandahar City.

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    41 insurgents killed in Nuristan, Kandahar

    KABUL (PAN): Twenty Taliban fighters were killed and 30 others wounded in a two-day operation in the eastern province of Nuristan, officials claimed on Sunday.

    KANDAHAR CITY, Oct 25, 2010: A number of Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers get ready to take part in a joint operation with foreign troops in Kandahar province.

    KANDAHAR CITY, Oct 25, 2010: General Ben Hodges, a top ISAF commander in southern Kandahar province, describes a military plan on the map.