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    US transfers 4 Gitmo detainees to Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Pentagon on Saturday announced handing over to Kabul four Afghan detainees held for over a decade at the notorious Guantanamo Bay prison in Cuba.

    Governance,Security and Crime

    Strong spy force seen behind Dangam attacks

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): So far at least 40 security personnel have suffered casualties in the ongoing conflict in Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, an official said on Saturday.

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    445 greenhouses being set up in north

    KABUL (Pajhwok): As part of the National Horticulture and Livestock Project, 445 greenhouses are being established for more than 100 women in five provinces, an official said on Saturday.

    Security and Crime

    6 more Sher Khan Port staffers released

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Six more Sher Khan Port employees were released three weeks after they were abducted by insurgents in northern Kunduz province, officials said on Saturday.


    Ibrahimi calls govt illegal, wants cabinet in a week

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga (WJ) members on Saturday slammed the unity government as illegitimate and unconstitutional, setting a one-week deadline for the introduction of a new Council of Ministers.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban reject UN report as one-sided

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Saturday rejected as one-sided and far from true a United Nations report on civilian casualties this year in Afghanistan.