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    Car bomb explodes in front of district police HQ

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Police shot dead a suicide bomber causing his an explosives-laden car to explode in front of their headquarters in the Shinkai district of southern Zabul province on Wednesday.

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    Bombers among 30 dead in Zabul, Farah

    QALAT/FARAH (Pajhwok): Three suspected suicide bombers were killed on Tuesday when the explosives-laden truck they rode accidently went off in southern Zabul province, police said.

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    Zabul provincial council candidate shot injured

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Suspected Taliban insurgents shot injured a provincial council candidate in the Shinkai district of southern Zabul province, police said on Friday.

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    3 ANA soldiers, 4 rebels killed in new violence

    QALAT/KABUL (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) service members and four insurgents have been killed during separate incidents in various parts of the county, sources said on Sunday.

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    Crackdown on unregistered vehicles begins

     QALAT (Pajhwok): In compliance with orders from the Ministry of Interior, authorities in southern Zabul province on Tuesday announced launching a crackdown on vehicles without documents, or forged papers.

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    Training reduces traffic accidents in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok):  Nearly 500 people received licences after being trained as professional drivers in southern Zabul province during the first six months of this solar year, an official said on Sunday, attributing decreased traffic accidents to the training course.

    QALAT, Oct 20, 2014: Pistols are shown to media-people after captured in southern Zabul province.

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    Zabul truck drivers go on strike

    QALAT (Pajhwok): A number of truck drivers in southern Zabul province went on strike on Saturday, accusing Mining Department staff of seeking bribes from them.

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    3 rebels, policeman killed in separate incidents

    SAR-I-PUL/QALAT (Pajhwok): Three insurgents and a policeman have been killed during separate incidents of violence in northern Sar-i-Pul and southern Zabul provinces, officials said on Wednesday.

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    Policeman, child dead in Zabul gun attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Taliban militants opened fire at police in the main bazaar of the Shah Joy district of southern Zabul province, killing one policeman and a child, an official said on Sunday.