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    Iranian envoy warned of expelling refugees: Muslimyar

    KABUL (PAN): Senate Chairman Fazal Hadi Muslimyar said on Tuesday the Iranian ambassador had warned they would expel Afghan refugees if the Karzai administration approved the strategic partnership agreement with the US.

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    Alleged spies say Iran’s Revolutionary Guards trained them

    KABUL (PAN): Afghan security forces have detained two individuals in Kabul on charges of spying for Iran and remote-controlled bomb devices were recovered from them.

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    Illegal SIM box syndicate busted, 2 held

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Telecommunication and Technology on Monday recovered two illegal SIM boxes and held two individuals, including a foreigner, thus crippling a syndicate that made illicit international phone calls, an official said.


    MPs rap house board

    KABUL (PAN): Several members of  the Wolesi Jira accused the house administrative board of having weak management  but the board hit back, saying MPs inattention had left the assembly inefficient.

    Security and Crime

    7 dead, 17 injured in Kabul suicide attack

    KABUL (PAN): Seven people were killed and 17 others wounded on Wednesday morning after four burqa clad suicide attackers tried to enter an international military base at the 9th police district of Kabul.


    Senators want ASP members punished

    KABUL (PAN): Meshrano Jirga (Senate) members on Tuesday urged the government to punish Afghanistan Solidarity Party (ASP) supporters who staged a demonstration against jihadi leaders in the capital Kabul.

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    ASP supporters seek trial for jihadi leaders

    KABUL (PAN):  Afghanistan Solidarity Party (ASP) supporters on Monday staged a demonstration in Kabul, blaming jihadi leaders for defaming the holy war and demanding their trial.

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    2 ISAF soldiers killed in roadside bomb attacks

    KABUL (PAN): Two International Assistance Security Force (ISAF) soldiers were killed in improvised explosive device (IED) attacks in eastern and southern Afghanistan on Sunday, raising foreign troops’ death toll to 135 this year.


    Kabul mayor comes under fire in Wolesi Jirga

    KABUL (PAN): Wolesi Jirga members on Wednesday criticised Kabul Mayor for what they alleged failing to maintain quality work on road projects, asking the Attorney General's Office (AGO) to probe th


    Media role in electoral reforms stressed

    KABUL (PAN): The Free and Fair Election Foundation for Afghanistan (FEFA) on Tuesday urged media outlets to play their important role in persuading decision-makers to bring reforms into the country