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    Mob burns Sar-i-Pul governor’s office

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): An angry mob set ablaze some rooms of the governor’s office in the northern province of Sar-i-Pul on Sunday after a protest turned violent, witnesses said. The protesting people were demanding action against the governor’s guards who had allegedly raped a girl.

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    US forces kill Afghan guard in Sari-i-Pul

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): US soldiers shot dead a newly-hired Afghan guard in the northern province of Sar-i-Pul, local officials said on Saturday.

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    3 AWCC employees kidnapped in Sar-i-Pul

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): The Taliban kidnapped three employees, including two engineers, of a private telecommunication company in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Thursday.

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    Snowfall leaves goods trucks stranded

    SAR-I-PUL CITY (PAN): Heavy snowfall has blocked a highway connecting the Balkh Aab district with Sar-i-Pul, the capital of northern Sari-i-Pul province, leaving stranded six trucks laden with relief items over the past two weeks, residents said on Wednesday.

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    Avalanche kills 500 sheep in Sar-i-Pul

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): Up to 500 sheep were killed as a result of avalanches triggered by heavy snowfall in the Sancharak district of northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Monday.

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    Militant groups join peace process

    SAR-I-PUL/PUL-I-KHUMRI (PAN): Two rebel groups joined the peace process in northern Sar-i-Pul and Baghlan provinces on Saturday, officials said.


    300-km rural roads built in Sar-i-Pul

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): More than 300 kilometres of rural roads have been constructed over the past nine months in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Wednesday.

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    ISAF chopper makes precautionary landing

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) helicopter made a precautionary landing in northern Sar-i-Pul province, NATO and Afghan officials said on Friday.

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    Taliban kidnap NDS official, civilian

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): The Taliban kidnapped an intelligence official and a civilian in Sar-i-Pul city, the capital of northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Monday.


    Sar-i-Pul residents ask governor to quit

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): Hundreds of people on Sunday rallied against the governor in northern Sar-i-Pul province, asking him to resign after his guard sexually abused a woman.