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    10 NSP projects executed in Gardez

    GARDEZ (PAN): Ten small projects have been inaugurated in the capital of southeastern Paktia province, Gardez, under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP), officials said on Sunday.



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    Work on power dam launched in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Construction work has been launched on the Managi power dam in eastern Kunar province, said Governor Shujaul Mulk Jalala.



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    Contractor with links to rebels enters US facility

    WASHINGTON (PAN): A contractor identified as supporting the Afghan insurgency had gained access to a US defence facility in the country, an American inspector general has informed the defense secretary, warning of the dangerous consequences of the development.



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    US drops plan to buy AAF Russian helicopters

    KABUL (PAN): The US Department of Defense has dropped plans for the purchase of 15 additional helicopters from Rosoboronexport, a state-owned arms exporter, for the Afghan Air Force (AAF), reports said.



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    8 modern cold storages being built

    KABUL (PAN):  Agriculture and Livestock Minister Mohammad Asif Rahimi said on Saturday eight international standard cold storages would be constructed in six provinces over the next two years.



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    Graves impede Herat road projects

    HERAT CITY (PAN): Many road projects have been left incomplete or delayed because of old graves at the sites in western Herat province, municipality officials said on Saturday.



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    14-km road inaugurated in Laghman

    JALALABAD (PAN): A road connecting Mehtarlam with Qarghayee district was inaugurated in eastern Laghman province on Thursday, an official said.



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    45-km road being asphalted in Herat

    HERAT CITY (PAN): Asphalting of a 45-kilometer road between Guzra and Pashtun Zarghon districts of western Herat province began on Tuesday, an official said.



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    Denmark promises continued assistance

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Denmark’s Minister for Development Cooperation Christian Friis Bach on Tuesday promised his country would continue assistance to Afghanistan beyond 2014, when most international combat troops would leave.



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    New master plan ready for Spin Boldak

     KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): A new master plan for road, housing, commercial, educational and recreational schemes in the Spin Boldak district of southern Kandahar province would be executed soon, officials say.