PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): International Security Assistance Force (ISAP) troops have detained five people, including a tribal elder, during an operation in central Logar province, residents claimed on Tuesday.
KABUL (PAN): One public order policeman was killed and five others, including two women, were injured when a bomb-rigged motorcycle went off in the capital of central Logar province on Friday, an official and witnesses said.
PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): An official on Tuesday said 32 insurgents had been detained and a huge quantity of explosives and arms seized during a week-long security operation in central Logar province, but the Taliban rejected the claim.
GHAZNI CITY/PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Massive flooding unleashed by heavy rains left at least five people dead, 60 homes destroyed and thousands of acres of farmland inundated in southern Ghazni and central Logar provinces, officials said on Thursday.
PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Five children and two women have died of hunger and lack of access to health facilities as a result of road blockades by the Taliban over the past five months in the Azra district of central Logar province, an official and residents said on Wednesday.