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    Governance

    MoFA backs Karzai’s stance on security pact

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on Sunday hailed President Hamid Karzai’s latest remarks on the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the US as a clear and consistent stance.



    Governance

    IEC won’t allow meddling in elections: Hotaki

    KABUL (PAN): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Thursday insisted it would allow no foreign and local group or individual to interfere in the election process.



    Security and Crime

    6 militants dead in Wardak airstrike

    MAIDAN SHAHR (PAN): Six militants, planting roadside bombs, were killed in a NATO airstrike in the Narkh district of central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Wardak villagers protest Quran insult

    MAIDAN SHAHR (PAN): Alleging foreign soldiers insulted the Holy Quran, hundreds of protestors on Saturday took to the streets in the central province of Maidan Wardak, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    7 suspected rebels killed in Maidan Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHR (PAN): Seven suspected militants were killed while planting roadside bombs in the central province of Maidan Wardak, officials said on Friday.



    Education

    Taliban threat shuts girls’ schools in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHR (PAN): Six girls’ primary schools have been shut in Maidan Shahr, the capital of central Maidan Wardak province, after threats from the Taliban, an official said on Monday.  



    Security and Crime

    Militant commanders among 8 dead

    JALALABAD/MAIDAN SHAHR (PAN): Eight militants, including two commanders, were killed during clashes in central Maidan Wardak and eastern Nangarhar provinces, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    5 killed in Taliban-HIA clash in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAR (PAN): Five militants were killed during clashes  between Taliban and Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) fighters in the central province of Maidan Wardak, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    11 suspected militants killed

    MAIDAN SHAHR/KANDAHAR CITY (PAN) Eleven Taliban bomb planters, including a commander, have been killed in operations in central Maidan Wardak and southern Kandahar provinces, officials said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    3 women killed, four injured in Wardak clash

    MAIDAN SHAHR (PAN): Three women lost their lives and four more were wounded on Thursday, when NATO soldiers and militants clashed in the central province of Maidan Wardak, said local officials.