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    Jawzjan inmates end hunger strike

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Protesting inmates in northern Jawzjan province on Thursday called off their days-long hunger strike after assurances that a presidential decree granting them freedom would be enforced transparently.

    SHEBERGHAN, Sept 22, 2014: Four alleged thieves are being posed for media people along with captured weapons from them in northern Sheberghan province.

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    5 ANA soldiers, influential individual killed

    MAIMANA/SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Five Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and an influential individual have been killed in separate security incidents in Jawzjan and Faryab provinces, officials said on Thursday.

    SHABERGHAN, Sept 16, 2014: A veterinarian injects Brucellosis vaccination to a sheep in northern Jawozjan province.

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    8 militants killed in Jawzjan, Badakhshan

    SHIBERGHAN/FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): At least eight militants have been killed and six people, including a civilian, wounded during separate incidents in northern Jawzjan and northeastern Badakhshan provinces, officials said on Saturday.

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    Militants killed, abducted infant rescued

    KUNDUZ CITY/SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Ten rebels, including a notorious commander, have been killed and five others wounded during a clash in northern Kunduz province, an official said on Monday.

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    AIHRC wants illegal armed groups’ disbanded

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) expressed grave concerns over growing incidents of killing, persecution and harassment by illegal armed men in some parts of the country.

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    Commander among 5 rebels killed in Jawzjan

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Three Taliban bomb-making experts, including a commander, were killed in a blast caused by their own explosives while two others insurgents were killed separately during a clash with police in northwestern Jawzjan province, officials said Sunday.

    Business & Economics,Reconstruction

    New warehouses constructed in Nimroz

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): The construction of two large warehouses at the Customs Department in southwestern Nimroz province has been completed, an official said on Sunday.

    SHEBERGHAN, Aug 21, 2014: Anti-Taliban uprising during an operation against Taliban in their village in northern Jawzjan province.