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    Security and Crime

    Tribal elder among 5 civilians detained by ISAF

    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.



    Security and Crime

    Pul-i-Alam blast leaves 1 dead, 5 injured

    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.



    Governance

    Crackdown on land-grabbers launched in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): The authorities in central Logar province on Wednesday launched a crackdown on influential figures having grabbed thousands of acres of state-owned land.



    Security and Crime

    32 rebels held in Logar operation, Taliban deny

    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.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Car bomber hits ANA post in Logar, 4 injured

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Four Afghan National Army (ANA) troops were injured when a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into a military installation in central Logar province on Tuesday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Floods wreak havoc in Ghazni, Logar

    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.



    Governance

    15 militants dead in Logar airstrike

    KABUL (PAN): A night time airstrike by NATO-led International Security Assistance Force killed at least 15 Taliban insurgents in central Logar province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    7 die as Taliban continue Logar road blockades

    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.



    Reconstruction,Education

    5 schools in Herat, Logar get buildings

    HERAT CITY/PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): New buildings for five schools are being constructed in western Herat and central Logar provinces, officials said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    15 rebels killed in airstrike near Pul-i-Alam

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A nighttime NATO airstrike killed at least 15 Taliban insurgents on the outskirts of Pul-i-Alam, the capital of central Logar province, an official said.