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    25 rebels killed in Baghran air raid

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Up to 25 Taliban insurgents were killed during a joint operation by Afghan and international troops in the southern province of Helmand, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Joint forces kill 3 militants in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): A joint Afghan-international force killed three Taliban militants and arrested four others in southern Helmand province, officials said on Wednesday.



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    Governor asks for help in fight against poppy

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): The governor of southern Helmand province on Tuesday asked tribal elders and religious scholars to help the government in its war against poppy growing.



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    8 security guards killed in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Taliban fighters attacked guards working for a road construction company, killing eight and wounding another three in southern Helmand province, officials said on Monday.



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    Tribal elder gunned down on the way to mosque

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Unidentified armed men shot dead a tribal elder on Saturday when he was heading to a mosque for the morning prayer in southern Helmand province, officials said.



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    Agriculture research farm being established

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): The governor of southern Helmand province on Sunday laid the foundation stone of an agricultural research farm.



    Security and Crime

    Policemen among 4 killed in suicide attack

    LASHKARGHAH (PAN): A suicide bomber crashed his motorcycle into a police vehicle, killing two policemen and two civilians in southern Helmand province, an official said on Monday.



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    3 policemen, 7 Taliban killed in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Three police and seven Taliban fighters were killed in the southern province of Helmand, an official said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Security firm comes under attack in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Taliban killed a guard of a private security firm in southern Helmand province, officials said on Saturday.



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    Aid worker shot dead in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): An Afghan aid worker has been shot dead in southern Helmand province, an official said, in the latest attack by insurgents on employees working for foreign organizations.