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    Jundullah militants surrender in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Eight militants with links to the Jundullah group have surrendered to authorities in the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    Blast during football match injures 3 police

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Three policemen were injured on Monday evening when a bomb exploded during a football match in the Nad Ali district of southern Helmand province, an official said.



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    Over 14,00 insurgents killed in east: ANA

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Over 1,400 insurgents have been killed in Afghan National Army (ANA) operationss during the last nine months in the eastern zone, the military said on Monday.



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    Taliban ready to swap police for rebels

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Taliban have sought the release of their jailed colleagues from Afghan prisons in exchange for the 14 policemen held by them in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Monday.



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    Pregnant girl found dead in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A pregnant girl, whose face was badly burnt by acid, has been found dead in the southern province of Helmand, an official said on Monday.



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    Gains in Afghanistan to be sustained: Hagel

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The US secretary of defence, Chuck Hagel, has said the gains achieved during the last 13 years in Afghanistan would be sustained.



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    Opium, hashish seized near Iranian border

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): Police have seized 218 kilograms of narcotics in southwestern Nimroz province, an official said on Monday.



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    11 dead as Maiwand attack beaten back

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Eleven people were killed on Monday when a group of militants stormed the Maiwand district office complex in southern Kandahar province, officials said.



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    Bid to smuggle missiles to Pakistan foiled: NDS

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan intelligence service on Monday claimed thwarting an attempt to smuggle to Pakistan anti-aircraft missiles that had been sold by the Haqqani network.



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    5 years old girl raped in Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): A 22-year man sexually assaulted a 5-year old girl in the Sholgar district of northern Balkh province, the deputy district chief said on Monday.