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    3 security men killed, 8 civilians wounded

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three policemen were killed and eight civilians wounded during two separate incidents in southern Ghazni province on Tuesday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    Ghazni police beat, threaten journalists

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A journalist was beaten and others were threatened by police after they attempted to cover the scene of a rocket attack that left eight civilians injured in the capital of southern Ghazni province on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban plant bombs on Gilan highways

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Following a weeklong offensive, the Taliban have planted bombs on most roads and highways connecting Gilan district with the rest of southern Ghazni province, officials and residents said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Ghazni roadside blast kills 2 civilians

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Two civilian were killed and five others wounded in two back-to-back blasts in the Andar district of southern Ghazni province on Saturday, an official said.



    GHAZNI CITY, May 10, 2014: A mother addresses media-people about her daughter who was kidnapped then killed by unknown people in southern Ghazni province.
    PAJHWOK/Saifullah Maftoon

    Security and Crime

    86 rebels eliminated in Ghazni offensive

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): An Afghan military spokesman on Saturday claimed 86 militants, including 32 Pakistanis, had been killed and dozens injured during a weeklong offensive in the Gilan district of southern Ghazni province.



    Security and Crime

    Abducted Ghazni girl found dead

    GHAZNI (Pajhwok): An 18-year-old girl, who was abducted by unidentified gunmen 15 days ago, was found dead on Saturday morning in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    39 rebels killed, 36 injured in Ghazni offensive

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): At least 39 militants were killed and dozens others wounded as clashes entered a second day on Wednesday in the Gilan district of southern Ghazni province, an official said.<



    GHAZNI CITY, May 06, 2014: Residents and poets and writers attend spring session in Ander district of southern Ghazni province.
    PAJHWOK/Saifullah Maftoon

    Security and Crime

    50 rebels killed, families flee as Ghazni clash rages

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): About 200 families fled homes on Tuesday after a clash between heavily armed militants and security forces raged on in southern Ghazni province, an official said.