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    Nasim Hotak


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    National unity govt. proposal sparks protest

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Hundreds of residents of southern Zabul province on Wednesday staged a protest against the proposed formation of a national unity government, saying such a set-up was against the constitution.


    Zabul women attend coordination meeting

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Women on Monday attended their first-ever coordination meeting with officials from various government departments in the capital of southern Zabul province.

    Security and Crime

    Child, schoolteacher among 5 dead in Uruzgan

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Five people, including three suspected militants, have been killed in separate security incident in southern Zabul province, a police officer said on Friday.

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    Taliban-fired rocket kills woman in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok): One woman was killed and four others were injured in a rocket attack by Taliban militants in southern Zabul province, an official said Wednesday.


    Many historic Zabul sites lie in neglect

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Many historic sites in southern Zabul province are on the verge of collapse, warn locals and officials of the Information and Culture Department, stressing their preservation.

    Security and Crime

    Would-be suicide bombers killed in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Three suspected suicide bombers were killed during a police raid in the Shar-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province on Monday, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Roadside bombing kills 7 ANA soldiers

    QALAT (Pajhwok): At least seven Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed and five others wounded in a roadside bombing in southern Zabul province on Monday, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    2 policemen killed in Zabul suicide blast

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Two policemen were killed and as many wounded in a suicide attack in southern Zabul province on Wednesday evening, the provincial police chief said.


    Suicide bomber blown up by own explosives

    QALAT (Pajhwok): A suicide bomber was killed by his own explosives before he could reach his target in southern Zabul province on Sunday, an official said.


    Greater enthusiasm seen among Zabul voters

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Tens of thousands of people exercised their voting right in southern Zabul province, where the electoral process ended satisfactory, officials said on Saturday.