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    Bomb-making centre discovered in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Intelligence operatives have discovered in Kabul a huge centre manufacturing suicide vests, magnetic bombs and other explosive devices, the National Directorate of Security claimed on Friday.



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    3 civilians injured in Balkh market blast

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Three civilians were wounded in an explosion in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, on Friday.



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    3 guesthouse attackers killed: Salangi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three suicide bombers were killed by police during an overnight attack on a foreign guesthouse in the Wazir Akbar Khan diplomatic district of Kabul, a senior Ministry of Interior official said on Friday.



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    Khogyani mosque blast wounds 26

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Dozens of people were wounded on Friday afternoon when a bomb exploded inside a mosque in the Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province.



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    Soldiers among 31 dead in Camp Bastion battle

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): An intense firefight continued between Afghan security forces and militants in southern Helmand province on Friday, leaving five Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and 26 Tal



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    Taliban launch group attack on Camp Bastion

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents launched a group attack on an Afghan military base formally housing British troops in southern Helmand province on Thursday evening, the military said.



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    3 assailants killed in attack on foreign firm

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three attackers were killed after they stormed a compound of an international non-governmental organisation in the Wazir Akbar Khan diplomatic district of capital Kabul late on Thursday evening, police said.



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    4 high school students held in elder murder case

    PUL-I-ALAM/GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Four high school students have been arrested in connection with the killing of a tribal elder in central Logar province, police said on Thursday, when a student was found dead in Ghazni province.



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    ISAF Helmand airstrike leaves 7 rebels dead

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Seven militants have been killed in International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) airstrike in southern Helmand province, the Grishak district police chief said on Thursday.