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    Reconstruction

    Projects completed in Paktia, Laghman

    GARDEZ/JALALABAD (PAN): A newly-constructed building for a district headquarters was inaugurated in southeastern Paktia province while scores of development projects have been completed in eastern



    Security and Crime

    4 foreign engineers abducted in Paktia

    GARDEZ (PAN): Four foreign engineers along with their Afghan driver have been abducted by unknown gunmen in southeastern Paktia province, bordering Pakistan, Sunday morning, a senior offi



    Security and Crime

    ISAF troops detain teachers, students

    GARDEZ (PAN): NATO-led soldiers arrested two teachers along with three students at two religious seminaries on the charge of having links to the Taliban fighters in southeastern Paktia province on



    Security and Crime

    Road workers killed in Paktia airstrike

    GARDEZ (PAN): Seven road workers, including security guards of the Gardez-Zurmat highway, were killed in a US airstrike in the southeastern province of Paktia, an official said on Saturda



    Security and Crime

    Military corps blast kills four

    GARDEZ (PAN): A powerful explosion -- said to be a suicide attack -- killed four people, including two foreign soldiers, at the Gardez Military Corps in southeastern Paktia province on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Burglars captured in Paktia

    GARDEZ (PAN): Security forces arrested four burglars and recovered cash and weapons from them in Gardez, the capital of southeastern Paktia province, on Thursday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    District chief wounded in Paktia attack

    GARDEZ (PAN): The Sayed Karam district chief was wounded and one of his bodyguards killed in a Taliban assault in the southeastern province of Paktika on Wednesday, an official said.



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    Family of 5 killed in roadside blast

    GARDEZ (PAN): A family of five have been killed when their vehicle was struck a roadside bomb in southeastern Paktia province on Sunday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Suicide attack on NATO base injures Afghan guard

    GARDEZ (PAN): A suicide bomber on foot set off explosives strapped to his body at the gate of a NATO base in southeastern Paktia province on Friday, injuring an Afghan security guard, the alliance