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    2 rebels dead, 7 security men injured

    PUL-I-ALAM/JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Two rebels were killed and eight Afghan security personnel wounded in different security incidents in eastern Nangarhar and central Logar provinces on Tuesday, offic



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    5 policemen, civilian killed in various incidents

    JALALABAD/KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Five policemen and a civilian were killed and two non-combatants wounded in different incidents in eastern Laghman and southeastern Khost province, officials said on Tuesday.



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    8 guerrillas killed in Pasaband operation

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Eight militants have been killed and 10 others wounded during an operation in the Pasaband district of western Ghor province, a security official said on Monday.



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    2 ALP officials killed in Logar suicide attack

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel were killed in a suicide attack in the Baraki Barak district of central Logar province on Monday, the district chief said.



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    Sangin fighting has claimed 900 lives: Governor

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Fighting in the Sangin district of southern Helmand province has so far claimed 900 lives, leaving over a thousand others injured, officials said on Monday.



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    Bid to attack I-Day function thwarted: NDS

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Five gunmen planning to attack the Independence Day ceremony were arrested by police in Kabul on Monday, the spy service said.



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    Corruption seen behind torching of oil tankers

     

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A delegation of Wolesi Jirga, investigating the torching of hundreds of fuel tankers, said on Monday some security and supply officials were linked to the arson attack.



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    Kunar explosion leaves 2 dead

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Two people, including a child, were killed and seven others wounded when an unexploded mortar went-off all in a sudden in the Manogi district of eastern Kunar province on Monday, an official said.



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    Private company chief shot dead in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen shot dead the head of a private company in the 10th municipality district of Kabul on Monday, an official said.



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    Faryab governor warns of insecurity

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): The governor of northwestern Faryab province on Monday voiced his concern over escalating insecurity in Qaisar and Ghormach districts.