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    Khan Wali Salarzai


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    Rebels have no excuse to fight on: Kunaris

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Happy over foreign troops’ withdrawal from eastern Kunar province, residents on Thursday said the insurgents were left with no excuse to continue fighting.

    Security and Crime

    NATO-led troops quit last base in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok):  Transferring their last base to Afghan counterparts, NATO-led foreign troops have pulled out from eastern Kunar province, the provincial police chief said on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    75 Pakistani rockets hit Kunar: police

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok):  Pakistan forces fired at least 75 rockets into the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province since Saturday, but there were no reports about casualties, police said on Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    27 lives lost to violence in 24 hours

    JALALABAD/ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least 20 insurgents and seven security men have been killed and several others wounded during bomb blasts and armed clashes in eastern Nangarhar and Kunar provinces and other parts over the past 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.


    Kunar elders announce support to new govt

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Tribal elders and religious scholars on Saturday held a gathering in eastern Kunar province, announcing their support to the new government.

    Security and Crime

    Intelligent operative dead in Kunar blast

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A National Directorate of Security (NDS) operative has been killed in a landmine explosion in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Saturday.

    Security and Crime,Health

    Insurgents gun down doctor in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A doctor engaged in an anti-polio campaign has been killed by militants in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime,Education

    Taliban kill students on spying charges

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Armed rebels have killed two students in eastern Kunar province on charges of spying on them, an official said on Saturday.

    Security and Crime

    22 insurgents eliminated in Kunar clash

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least 22 militants were killed as security forces repulsed an attack in eastern Kunar province, bordering Pakistan’s tribal region of Bajaur, an official claimed on Thursday.


    Kunaris want poll results announced forthwith

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Businessmen and common people in eastern Kunar province have urged the Independent Election Commission (IEC) to announce final results from the June presidential runoff election at the earliest.