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    Pakistani Taliban threaten returning Afghan families (Video)

    JALALABAD (PAN): Afghan refugees recently returning from a lawless tribal region in nei



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    Illegal Afghans asked to leave Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Authorities in Pakistan’s northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province set one month deadline for illegal Afghan refugees to leave, an official said on Wednesday.



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    Pakistani Taliban threaten returning Afghan families

    JALALABAD (PAN): Afghan refugees recently returning from a lawless tribal region in neighbouring Pakistan to eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar on Wednesday said the Pakistani Taliban threatened them against returning to homeland.



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    Pakistan to repatriate Afghan refugees by 2012

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Pakistan Minister for States and Frontier Regions Eng. Shaukatullah Khan said they would repatriate Afghan refugees from Pakistan by the end of 2012.



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    Flood-hit families refuse aid in Kandahar (Video)

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): A number of flood-hit families in southern Kandahar province refused ta



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    Iran to issue visas to Afghans: Rassoul

    KABUL (PAN): Foreign Minister Zalmai Rassoul on Saturday said the Iranian government would issue over the next eight months visas and other legal documents to nearly one and a half million Afghan refugees living in the neighbouring country.



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    Over 180,000 displceed by Pakistan operation

    KABUL (PAN): An ongoing security operation in northwestern Pakistan has displaced more than 180,000 people, the United Nations refugee agency said on Friday.



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    MoU on cooperation signed with IOM

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in Kabul on Thursday.



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    Refugees in Jalalabad ask for shelters (Video)

    JALALABAD (PAN): Hundreds of refugees forced to leave Pakistan hold a protest gathering in e



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    Hundreds of families get winter assistance

    JALALABAD (PAN): Up to 1,300 deserving families received winter assistance from the departments of rural rehabilitation and returnee affairs in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Monday.