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    4 Laghman labourers found mysteriously dead

    MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Four labourers were found dead under mysterious circumstances in the Alishang district of eastern Laghman province on Sunday, officials and residents said.



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    Hundreds attend anti-US/NATO rally in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Calling the new government as undemocratically elected, hundreds of people on Sunday took to the streets in the central capital Kabul, condemning security accords with the US and NATO.



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    6 soldiers killed in suicide, gun attacks

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Six Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and three civilians were killed during separate suicide and gun attack in the same district of central Maidan Wardak province on Sunday, an official said.



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    18 injured in gun attack on Balkh police HQ

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Two gunmen wearing police uniform opened indiscriminate firing at the police headquarters of northern Balkh province, injuring 18 people, including nine policemen, on Sunday, an official said.



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    75 Pakistani rockets hit Kunar: police

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok):  Pakistan forces fired at least 75 rockets into the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province since Saturday, but there were no reports about casualties, police said on Sunday.



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    27 lives lost to violence in 24 hours

    JALALABAD/ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least 20 insurgents and seven security men have been killed and several others wounded during bomb blasts and armed clashes in eastern Nangarhar and Kunar provinces and other parts over the past 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.



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    2 alleged Pakistani terrorists arrested in Kunduz

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Saturday two alleged terrorists associated with the Pakistani Taliban and Haqqani network have been arrested in northern Kunduz province.