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    15 rebels killed in Dangam offensive

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): After days of attacks, Afghan security forces on Thursday launched operations against militants in the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, leaving 15 militants dead and five others wounded, the governor said.

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    5 injured in mortar attack on PC office

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Five people were wounded when a mortar shell fell in front of the provincial council office in Asadabad, the capital of eastern Kunar province, on Wednesday.

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    30 houses torched as Dangam clashes rage

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): As fierce clashes continued, armed insurgents on Tuesday set alight 30 houses of uprising members in the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, officials and residents said.


    Dangam residents seek air support against rebels

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Insurgents have suffered heavy casualties in the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province after as a result of an uprising from residents, officials said on Monday.

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    8 rebels dead in clashes with villagers

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Backed by dozens of Pakistani rebels, Taliban are fighting against residents of Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, the police chief said on Sunday.


    Twenty20 contest concludes in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A week-long Twenty20 Cricket Tournament has concluded in eastern Kunar province, with “Zwan Fikr Yun” club winning the title, an official said on Saturday.


    Ghaki Pass reopens after a decade of closure

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): The Ghaki Pass, connects Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region of Bajaur with eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan, has been reopened after remaining closed for a decade.

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    2 ANA soldiers killed in Kunar explosion

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Two Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed and as many wounded as a result of an explosion in eastern Kunar province on Saturday, an official said.

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    US missile strike kills 6 militants in Nuristan

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Six militants were killed in a US drone strike in eastern Nuristan province on Sunday, officials of Afghan National Army (ANA) said.

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    Lull in Pakistani rocket fire enters 3rd week

    ASDADABAD (Pajhwok): A lull in Pakistani rocket attacks into eastern Kunar province has entered a third week, local officials said on Saturday.