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    Security and Crime

    Chaharsada district recaptured from militants

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): After fierce clashes with militants, the security forces have regained control of the Chaharsada district of western Ghor province, with the killing of nine rebels and four security personnel, an official said Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Gunmen besiege families of rival commander

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Commander of an armed group in the Dowlina district of western Ghor besieged 15 families, including children and women, residents said on Sunday.



    Governance

    Ballots from 11 Ghor polling centres quarantined

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Complaint Commission (IECC) office in western Ghor province on Tuesday announced quarantining ballot boxes from 11 polling centres and a recount of votes from 12 other sites.  



    Governance

    2 robbers killed in Ghor police encounter

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Two robbers were killed during an overnight police encounter in the Dolina district of western Ghor province, an official said on Sunday.



    Governance

    Runoff more transparent than 1st round: FEFA

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Free and Fair Election Foundation of Afghanistan (FEFA) on Tuesday said its investigations showed fewer instances of fraud and election law violations had taken place in the runoff vote.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban’s deputy district chief gunned down

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): The Taliban-designated deputy chief for the Tolak district of western Ghor province has been killed in armed clash with police, an official said on Friday.



    Governance

    Abdullah to build Kabul-Herat highway if elected

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Presidential runner Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Tuesday pledged to construct Kabul-Herat highway if won the runoff vote. The highway would help bolster tourism in the country.



    Security and Crime

    ANA soldier among 6 shot dead by militants

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Suspected militants shot dead five civilians and an Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier after pulling them from a vehicle in western Ghor province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    7 dead in Ghor, Jawzjan clashes

    CHAGHCHARAN/SHIBERGHAN (PAJHWOK): Six militants and a policeman have been killed during separate clashes in western Ghor and northern Jawzjan provinces, officials said on Saturday.



    Agriculture

    Volunteers launch cleaning of vital Ghor canal

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Backed by officials of the irrigation department, volunteers in the central Ghor province on Wednesday started joint efforts to clean the vital canal to ensure uninterrupted water flow to irrigate the fields, an official said.