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    Taliban release 40 policemen

    ASADABAD (PAN): Taliban militants freed on Thursday 40 policemen who were kidnapped last month in eastern Kunar province, a senior official said.

    Security and Crime

    11 dead in Kunar suicide attack

    ASADABAD (PAN): A famous jihadi commander was among 11 people killed during a suicide bombing in eastern Kunar province on Wednesday, officials said.

    Security and Crime

    5 Taliban killed in east

    KABUL(PAN): At least five Taliban fighters were killed during separate operations by foreign troops in eastern Kunar and Laghman provinces, officials said on Monday.

    Security and Crime

    132 militants killed in Kunar operations: governor

    ASADABAD (PAN): As many as 132 militants were killed in clashes with Afghan and international security forces during counter-insurgency operations in eastern Kunar province over the past

    Security and Crime

    88 killed in Kunar clashes

    ASADABAD (PAN): Eighty militants, six foreign and two Afghan troops were killed in clashes in the eastern province of Kunar, which borders Pakistan's lawless tribal region, the alliance said on

    Security and Crime

    Taliban kill abducted prosecutor in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Taliban insurgents have killed a prosecutor seven months after his abduction in the eastern province of Kunar, an official and the family said on Saturday.

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    Several militants killed, wounded in Kunar offensive: official

    ASADABAD (PAN): Foreign troops killed and wounded a number of militants during a search operation in two districts of eastern Kunar province, an official said on Wednesday.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Traffic accidents on rise in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Last year, at least 1,000 people were killed and wounded in traffic accidents in eastern Kunar province, mainly due to reckless driving on the mountainous roads, officials said.


    TB more prevalent among women in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Hard work and poor nutrition is making women in eastern Kunar province more prone to contracting tuberculosis, health officials say.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban set free 19 of 50 abducted policemen

    KABUL(PAN): The Taliban on Monday freed 19 of 50 policemen in their captivity as a result of arbitration by tribal elders in eastern Kunar province, the governor said.