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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.



    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.



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    Taliban reject UN report as far from justice

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



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    2 held for giving project money to Taliban

    QALAT/KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Two members of a village council have been arrested for allegedly giving money to Taliban insurgents in southern Zabul province, police said on Saturday.



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    Dangam: Rebels receive weapons from Pakistan

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Senior officials on Saturday claimed Taliban insurgents attacking the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province received weapons and ammunitions from across the Durand Line.



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    Kabul, Islamabad united against terror: Aziz

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistan’s national security and foreign affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz on Saturday said security forces of Pakistan and Afghanistan had agreed to carry out coordinated operations against terrorists.



    Security and Crime

    Police among 5 killed in Badakhshan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least three insurgents and two policemen have been killed as a result of clearing operations in northeastern Badakhshan province, officials said on Saturday.



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    47 insurgents perish in new operations

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Forty-seven militants have been killed in fresh security operations in southern Helmand, eastern Nangarhar and northern Balkh provinces, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    3 policemen dead in Uruzgan explosions

    TARINKOT (Pajhwok): Three police personnel have been killed in separate explosions in central Uruzgan province, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Kunduz Taliban kidnap 4 Tajik police

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Negotiations have launched for the release of four Tajikistan border police personnel whom the Taliban kidnapped in the Imam Sahib district of Kunduz province, an official said on Saturday.