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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.



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    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.



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    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.



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    Rumours spread about Fazlullah’s killing

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Rumors circulated on Saturday that dreaded Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Mullah Fazlullah has been killed in an operation on the Afghan border.



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    Afghan civilian casualties hit new high: UN

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Civilian casualties in the ongoing conflict hit a new high this year, as foreign combat troops leave the country in less than two weeks, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (U



    Security and Crime

    Pakistan hangs 2 convicted militants

    KABUL (Pajhwok): After lifting a moratorium on death penalty, Pakistan has executed two senior insurgents in Faisalabad, a populated district of Punjab province.



    Security and Crime

    Female judge found dead in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police have recovered the dead body of a female judge in the Bagrami district of Kabul, the crime branch chief said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    Russia rejects NATO report on Afghanistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Russia on Thursday claimed NATO’s report to the United Nations Security Council did not reflect the actual situation in Afghanistan.



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    Paghman rape case: Fugitive detained

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A fugitive in the Paghman rape incident has been arrested by intelligence agents, the spy service announced on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    Teenage bomber captured in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Thursday said a 13-year-old would-be suicide bomber had been arrested in capital Kabul.