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    Security and Crime

    Kunar clash leaves 2 militants dead

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Two militants were killed and three others injured during a clash with police in eastern Kunar province, officials said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Kunar jail inmates call off hunger strike

    ASADABAD (PAN): Inmates at the central jail in eastern Kunar province on Thursday called off a four-day hunger strike after they were assured by the governor that their problems would be resolved.



    Governance

    Man jailed for 20 years for killing spouse

    ASADABAD (PAN): A resident of the Noorgal district of eastern Kunar province was sentenced on Wednesday to 20 years in prison for killing his wife, an official said.



    Social

    Hundreds of Kunar families receive aid

    ASADABAD (PAN): The governor of eastern Kunar province and other local officials travelled to Chapa Dara district to distribute food and winter aid to deserving families.



    Social,Features

    Sigh of relief as road cleared after 5 years

    ASADABAD (PAN): Security posts have been established in the Chapa Dara district of eastern Kunar after a massive military offensive codenamed “Tofan” (Storm) against insurgents to pave the ground for reconstruction projects, local officials say.



    Governance

    ANA soldiers among 10 dead in clashes

    ASADABAD/HERAT CITY (PAN): Four Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and six Taliban have been killed in fresh clashes in eastern Kunar and western Herat provinces, security officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Doctor among 5 killed in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Five civilians were killed and a sixth injured in a roadside bomb explosion in the Shigal district of the eastern Kunar province, an official said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Doctor among 5 killed in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Five civilians were killed and a sixth injured in a roadside bomb explosion in the Shigal district of the eastern Kunar province, an official said on Sunday.



    Social,Features

    Nuristanis concern over roads blockade in winter

    ASADABAD (PAN): Amid looming winter season, the residents of eastern Nuristan province are concerned about roads blockades by heavy snowfall, which triggers food, medicines and other items shortage.



    Social

    Kunaris stage protest against Pakistani shelling

    ASADABAD (PAN): Hundreds of people in eastern Kunar province on Sunday held a protest demonstration against cross-border rocket attacks by Pakistani forces into Dangam district of the province, an official and residents said.