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    US pledges $4.4m assistance to Zabul

    QALAT (PAN): US Ambassador to Afghanistan Ryan Clark Crocker on Thursday pledged $4.4 million (217 million afghanis) in assistance to southern Zabul province for reconstruction projects, officials

    Accidents & Disasters

    Key Zabul roads blocked by heavy snow

    QALAT (PAN): The ongoing heavy snowfall has closed the roads linking districts with Qalat, the capital of southern Zabul province, officials said on Sunday.


    3 polio cases detected in Zabul

    QALAT (PAN): Three polio cases were registered over the past 10 months in southern Zabul province, health official said on Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    Seven militants detained; arms seized

    QALAT (PAN): Seven Taliban militants were detained during a clash with police in the Shahr-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province, an official said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    Afghan soldier wounds US counterparts

    QALAT (PAN): An Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier on Sunday opened fire on US troops, wounding two of them in the southern province of Zabul, an official said.


    Workshop for Zabul journalists concludes

    QALAT (PAN): A week-long workshop aimed training local journalists concluded in southern Zabul province on Saturday, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Weapons surrendered to DIAG

    QALAT (PAN): National Directorate of Security (NDS) officials submitted dozens of weapons to the Disbandment of Illegal Armed Groups (DIAG) programme in southern Zabul province on Tuesday, a senior official said.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Zabul collision claims 7 lives

    QALAT (PAN): Seven people were killed and five others wounded when two passenger cars collided head-on in southern Zabul province, officials said on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    Suicide bomber hits ISAF vehicle

    QALAT (PAN): A suicide bomber detonated his explosives-laden car near a vehicle of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in southern Zabul province, the alliance said on Wednesday.  

    Security and Crime

    9 civilians injured in Zabul blast

    QALAT (PAN): Nine civilians were injured on Friday during a bomb blast in the Shah Joi district of southern Zabul province, officials said.