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    Khan Wali Salarzai


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    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.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Kunar head-on collision claims 4 lives

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Four people were killed in a head-on collision in the Sarkano district of eastern Kunar province on Monday, the police chief said.

    Security and Crime

    Soldiers among 18 killed in Kunar clashes

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and 15 insurgents were killed and 17 others wounded during clashes in eastern Kunar province on Saturday, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban torch Kunar ALP personnel’s houses

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Taliban militants torched the houses of seven Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel, taking hostage a dozen civilians in eastern Kunar province on Wednesday, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Coalition airstrike kills 11 civilians in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Eleven civilians have been killed and 12 others wounded, including children and women, during a joint operation and a foreign forces airstrike in eastern Kunar province, the governor said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    2 insurgents killed in attack on police post

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Armed militants stormed a police post on the boundary between eastern Nuristan and Kunar provinces and the ensuing fight left two insurgents dead and as many wounded, a police officer said on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime

    5 injured in Pakistan attack on Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least five people, including women and children, were wounded on Monday in fresh rocket attacks by the Pakistani military into the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, the provincial police chief said.