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    Accidents & Disasters

    250 injured in road accidents during Eid holidays

    JALALABAD/LASHKARGAH (PAN): Nearly 250 people sustained injuries in various traffic accidents in eastern Nangarhar and southern Helmand provinces during Eid holidays, officials said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    3 killed in Kunduz attack; woman lost legs in blast

    KUNDUZ CITY/LASHKARGAH (PAN): A local police commander was among three people killed in an insurgent attack in the northern province of Kunduz, officials said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    2 dead in Lashkargah cemetery blast

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Two people were killed and 10 others wounded when bombs hidden in graves in a cemetery exploded in Lashkargah, the capital of southern Helmand province, on Sunday, polic



    Reconstruction

    Khan’s stance on Kajaki dam rejected

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): The governor’s spokesman on Wednesday downplayed Water and Energy Minister Mohammad Ismail Khan’s excuse that a third turbine at the Kajaki dam could not be installed due to insecurity in southern Helmand province.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban behind attacks on ISAF: Police chief

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): The Taliban are trying to create an atmosphere of mistrust between Afghan and NATO-led forces, the Helmand police chief claimed on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    More US soldiers killed by Afghan policeman

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Three International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldiers were killed when a local policeman opened fire on them in southern Afghanistan, the alliance said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    6 civilian dead in Helmand bombing

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Six civilians were killed and five others injured during a roadside bombing in southern Helmand province on Friday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Guarantors for defecting policemen detained

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Police on Monday arrested guarantors of the local police personnel who defected to the Taliban in southern Helmand province, the governor’s office said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Insurgents kill 3 Afghan soldiers in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Three Afghan soldiers were killed and as many wounded during an insurgent attack in the Musa Qala district of southern Helmand province, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    11 local policemen defect to Taliban

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Eleven members of the local police force, including a commander, surrendered to Taliban insurgents in the Musa Qala district of southern Helmand province, officials said on Monday.