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    Balochistan police chief injured in suicide blast

    QUETTA(PAN): Police chief of Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province was among more than a dozen people injured in a suicide blast on his residence on Thursday, an official said.



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    Fresh offensive launched in Sar-i-Pul

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): Two militants were killed and three others were wounded in a fresh offensive by Afghan and international forces in Sayyad district of northern Sar-i-Pul province, police said on Th



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    Policeman who shot US troops killed in Faryab

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Foreign troops on Thursday hunted down and killed a policeman who shot dead two NATO-led soldiers three days ago in northern Faryab province, an official said.



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    One dead as Sar-i-Pul residents clash with Taliban

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): A clash between residents and Taliban over zakat and usher left one militant dead and six others injured in northern Sar-i-Pul province on Thursday, officials said.



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    Commanders among 4 rebels killed in Faryab

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): International troops backed by helicopter gunship killed four militants during an operation in the Qaisar district of northern Faryab province, officials said on Thursday.



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    8 Afghans shot dead near Iran border

    HERAT CITY (PAN): Iran's border police killed eight Afghans trying to cross the border into the neighbouring country near the Islam Qala dry port in western Herat province, an official said on



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    Four Taliban dead in Badghis offensive

    QALA-I-NAW (PAN): Four Taliban fighters have been killed and six others injured during a military operation against insurgent leaders in northwestern Badghis province, officials said o



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    Six Pakistani Taliban detained in east

    JALALABAD (PAN): Six Pakistani Taliban fighters were detained in eastern Nangarhar province after they had crossed the border into Nazian district on Thursday, border police said.



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    2 Taliban killed in Ghazni clash

    GHAZNICITY(PAN): Two Taliban fighters were killed and a third captured in wounded condition during a clash with a joint Afghan-international security force in southern Ghazni province, an official



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    Taliban blow up phone tower in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Insurgents blew up a mobile phone tower in the central province of Logar, officials said on Thursday.