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    SUMANGAN, Aug 11, 2014: Children enjoy swimming in a swimming pool in northern Sumangan province.

    KABUL, Aug 10, 2014: Provincial council failed candidates stage protest against the Independent Election Commission (IEC), in Kabul.


    No justice for civilians killed by NATO: AI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A New York-based human rights watchdog on Monday said the families of thousands of Afghan civilians killed by US/NATO forces had been left without justice.

    KABUL, Aug 09, 2014: Lt. Gen. Crasten  Jacobson, deputy commander of ISAF during a press conference in Kabul.


    Child among 7 wounded in Kabul blast

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Four Afghan National Army (ANA) officials and three civilians including a child were injured during an explosion in the Arzan Qimat locality of Kabul on Saturday, an official and e

    KABUL, Aug 07, 2014: Mohammad Ibrahim Azhar, deputy Counter Narcotics minister, in an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) in Kabul.

    MAIMANA, Aug 06, 2014: Due to fire at the oil campus close to Turkmenistan border at the Aqina port 70,000 liters fuel burnt in Faryab province.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban leader among 12 killed in airstrike

    LASHKARGAH/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): At least 12 militants including a Taliban-designated district chief have been killed during an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) airstrike in southern Helmand province, officials said on Thursday.


    Punjabi militants leading Sangin battle

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A video clip received by Pajhwok Afghan News shows Urdu-speaking Pakistani militants leading the battle for the Sangin district in southern Helmand province.