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    FAIZABAD, Aug 20, 2014: Officials lay the foundation stone for a township for affected families of landslide in Urgo district of northeastern Badakhshan province.
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    Security and Crime

    PC candidate allegedly held with drugs

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Three people, including a leading provincial council runner, have been detained with 300 kilograms of drugs in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Governance

    Badakhshan intelligence chief resigns

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Gen. Ali Ahmad Mubarez, the intelligence director for northeastern Badakhshan province, on Tuesday tendered his resignation, citing poor coordination among security organs. 



    Security and Crime

    8 militants killed in Badakhshan offensive

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): At least eight militants, including three commanders, have been killed and 10 others wounded during an operation in Juram district of northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Ex-Taliban mayor murdered by militants

    KUNDUZ CITY/FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A former Taliban mayor-turned-peace negotiator was killed in the Chahar Dara district of northwestern Kunduz province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban leader killed along with 2 aliens

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A Taliban-designated district chief has been killed along with two foreign militants during an airstrike in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban-designated governor among 14 killed

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A Taliban-designated governor was killed along with 14 associates in the Jurm district of northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    4 policemen lost to Badakhshan bombing

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Three border policemen, including their commander, were killed in a roadside bombing in the Ashkimish district of northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    14 rebels killed, 12 injured in Badakhshan clash

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): At least 14 Taliban militants, including two foreigners, were killed and a dozen others wounded after they stormed a security forces base in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Civilians among 8 killed in Badakhshan

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Four militants, two civilians and as many Afghan National Army (ANA) troops have been killed during an ongoing security operation in the Jurm district of northeastern Badakhshan province.