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    Pakistan concerned at NATO airstrike in Mohmand

    KABUL (PAN): Pakistan is seriously concerned about an air incursion by NATO-led troops attacking a military post in the country's tribal region of Mohmand near the Afghanistan border, the forei



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    Intelligence official shot dead in Baghlan

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (PAN): An unknown gunman shot dead an intelligence officer in northwestern Baghlan province on Friday, an official said.



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    Shepherd beheaded in Badakhshan

    FAIZABAD (PAN): Unidentified gunmen beheaded a shepherd in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Saturday.



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    2 ISAF soldiers killed in southern Afghanistan

    KABUL (PAN): Two International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldiers were killed in an attack by militants in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, ISAF said in a statement.



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    Violence claims more lives in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Four people have been killed in two separate incidents of violence in the southern province of Kandahar, the governor's office said on Saturday.



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    4 security contractors killed in Ghazni blasts

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Four guards working for a private security firm were killed and as many others injured in two separate bomb explosions in southern Ghazni province on Saturday, an official said.<



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    5 guards dead in attack on NATO convoy in Nimroz

    HERAT CITY (PAN): Suspected Taliban insurgents attacked a convoy of trucks shipping logistics supplies for NATO-led troops in southwestern Nimroz province, killing 5 guards, police said on Saturday



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    Baghlan police seize drugs, arrest traffickers

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (PAN): Police detained three people in the northern province of Baghlan on charges of trafficking 58 kilograms of drugs, officials said on Saturday.



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    Militants kill 9 in Kabul police station attack

    KABUL (PAN): The death toll from an attack on a police station in the heart of Kabul on Saturday has risen to 12, including the three attackers, the Interior Ministry said.



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    Border police: 8 children killed by Pakistani missiles in past week

    ASADABAD (PAN):  Four children in the eastern province of Kunar were killed by missiles fired from Pakistan, officials said on Saturday.