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    Shiberghan rocket strike wounds girl

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): For the first time in history of the northern Jawzjan province, terrorists fired three rockets into the provincial capital, leaving a girl injured.

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    Jawzjan wheat yield declines by 10,000 tonnes

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The wheat yield in northwestern Jawzjan province has declined by 10,000 tonnes this year due to flash floods, official said on Wednesday.

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    Police officer, border policeman’s wife gunned down

    MAIMANA/ SHIBERGAN (Pajhwok): In two separate incidents, a police officer and wife of border policeman have been killed in northwestern Jawzjan and Faryab provinces, officials said on Thursday.


    Fresh graduates concerned about jobs

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Around 118 graduates from the geology and mine faculty of Jawzjan University are worried about their future, an official said on Wednesday.

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    Roadside bombs delay ballot boxes’ transfer

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The police chief for northern Jawzjan province on Monday said roadside bombs in several districts delayed the transfer of ballot boxes to the provincial Independent Election Commission (IEC) office.

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    10 killed in Kunduz, Jawzjan on Election Day

    KUNDUZ/SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Seven insurgents and three security personnel have been killed and 14 others wounded during Election Day’s violence in northern Kunduz and Jawzjan provinces, officials said on Sunday.

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    Intelligence officer killed in blast

    SHIBERGHAN/MAIMANA (Pajhwok): An intelligence officer and a policeman were killed and three others wounded in a roadside bomb blast in northwestern Jawzjan province, an official said on Thursday.

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    7 dead in Ghor, Jawzjan clashes

    CHAGHCHARAN/SHIBERGHAN (PAJHWOK): Six militants and a policeman have been killed during separate clashes in western Ghor and northern Jawzjan provinces, officials said on Saturday.

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    Population of Jawzjan drug addicts doubles

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The number of drug addicts has doubled in two years in northern Jawzjan province, where most robbery incidents are blamed on junkies.


    10 militants killed in Kunduz clash

    KUNDUZ CITY/SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Ten militants were killed during a clash with security forces in the Dashti Archi district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Sunday.