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    Doab operation ends with killing of 28 rebels

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Security officials on Saturday said that the Doab district of eastern Nuristan province has been completely brought under government’s control as a result of a joint operation that left 28 insurgents dead.



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    Hundreds of militants pushed back in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Security forces pushed back hundreds of militants after they launched coordinated attacks on their posts in Khanshin and Garamsir districts of southern Helmand province, the governor said on Saturday.



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    Peace Council behind Al-Qaeda man release: Police

     

    KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Police in northern Kunduz province claimed on Saturday that a leading alleged Al-Qaeda terrorist, Qari Bilal, has been arrested several times but managed to free himself from prison with the connivance of Peace Council.



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    10 labourers gunned down in Farah

    FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen shot dead 10 labourers and injured five others in the Pusht-i-Koh district of western Farah province on Saturday, an official said.



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    11 dead in Jalalabad spy office attack

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Nearly a dozen people, including five heavily armed insurgents who stormed the spy service headquarters in this eastern city of Jalalabad early on Saturday morning, were killed during a five-hour standoff.



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    29 militants dead in security operations

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Twenty-nine militants have been killed in separate security operations across the country over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) claimed on Friday.



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    Nuristan peace committee head shot dead

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The peace committee chief for eastern Nuristan province, Abdul Hakim Nuristani, was gunned down in the capital Kabul, a member of the panel said on Friday.



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    2 journalists among 3 gunned down in Quetta

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three people, including two journalists, were shot dead inside their office in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, on Thursday night.