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    5 militants killed in Kunar airstrike

    ASADABAD (PAN): Two commanders were among five insurgents killed during a NATO airstrike in the Shigal district of eastern Kunar province on Sunday noon, the district chief said.

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    Civilians suffer casualties in NATO forces fire

    ASADABAD (PAN): Two civilians were killed and five others injured as foreign troops opened fire in response to an insurgent attack in eastern Kunar province, where Taliban executed two young boys on spying charges, an official said on Sunday.


    Jalala denies Fazlullah killed in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): The governor of eastern Kunar province on Saturday refused to confirm the death or presence of a Pakistani Taliban leader in his province.

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    50 vehicles laden with food items reach Paroon

    ASADABAD (PAN): Fifty pick-up vehicles laden with food items had reached the capital of eastern Nuristan province from neighbouring Kunar after security forces reopened a highway leading to the city in Chapa Dara district, police said on Thursday.

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    223 PC candidates registered in east

    JALALABAD/ASADABAD (PAN): A total of 223 individuals, including 23 women, have nominated themselves for 44 provincial council seats in four eastern provinces.


    PC polls: Losing women to get back fees

    ASADABAD (PAN): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) office in eastern Kunar province said on Thursday it would refund cash guarantee to unsuccessful female candidate for provincial councils (PCs).

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    NDS attorney for Kunar killed in bomb attack

    ASADABAD (PAN): The National Directorate of Security (NDS) attorney for eastern Kunar province was killed by a remote-controlled bombing on Tuesday morning, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    5 rebels killed, 3 detained with weapons

    JALALABAD/ASADABAD (PAN): Five militants were killed in eastern Laghman province while three Taliban were detained in a police raid in Kunar, officials said on Friday.


    Kunaris for voter registration in remote areas

    ASADABAD (PAN): People in remote parts of eastern Kunar province say they could not travel long distances to reach district centres for obtaining voter cards, asking the Independent Election Commis

    Security and Crime

    Woman killed in Pak missile strike

    ASADABAD (PAN): A woman was killed and two children were wounded as a result of nearly 60 missiles fired by Pakistani forces into eastern Kunar province, officials said on Tuesday.