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    Paghman gang rape: 3 more suspects held

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police on Tuesday paraded three more suspects allegedly linked to a group that gang rapped four women and looted passengers last month in the Paghman district of central Kabul province.



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    Latest drone strike leaves 7 rebels dead

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Seven militants, including a commander, were killed in the US drone strike in the Tagab



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    AIHRC wants illegal armed groups’ disbanded

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) expressed grave concerns over growing incidents of killing, persecution and harassment by illegal armed men in some parts of the country.



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    2 police dead in Nangarhar car suicide blast

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A suicide car bomber struck a police vehicle in the Ghanikhel district of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, killing two policemen, an official said.



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    ANA soldier among 11 killed in Jawzjan clash

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): One Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier and ten rebels were killed and seven others wounded during an attack on security forces convoy in northern Jawzjan province, an official said Tuesday.



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    Massive attack on Musa Qala HQ repulsed

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Security forces repulsed a massive overnight attack by Taliban militants on the headquarters of Musa Kala district of southern Helmand province, an official said on Monday.



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    12 dead in US drone strike, explosion

    ASADABAD/MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Ten militants and two civilians were killed in the CIA-operated drone attack and explosion in different parts of the country on Monday, an official and eyewitness said



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    Drive to collect illegal arms underway in Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Security forces have launched a massive drive to collect illegal weapons in southeastern Khost province, the police chief said on Monday.



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    2 smugglers held; narcotics torched in southwest

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): Police detained two men along with 200 grams of drugs close to Iran border in southwestern Nimroz province, an official said Monday.



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    2 civilians, 4 rebels killed in clashes

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Two civilians, four rebels have been killed and ten people, including two policemen, have been wounded during incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Monday.