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    AGO unveils list of 5,000 convicts, absconders

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Attorney General on Tuesday issued a list of more than 5,000 suspects, including absconding convicts, in the form of a book and handed it to security organs.



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    15 insurgents eliminated in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHR/CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A Pakistani from Waziristan tribal region was among 15 militants killed during separate clashes with security forces in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    Taliban-designated governor among 14 killed

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A Taliban-designated governor was killed along with 14 associates in the Jurm district of northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    20-member rebel group joins peace process

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok):  At least 20 militants laid down their arms and joined the peace process in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Tuesday.



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    Baghlan gunbattle leave 6 rebels dead

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Six militants have been killed during a clash with security forces in the Baghlan-i-Markazi district of northern Baghlan province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    PC runner, religious scholar killed in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A provincial council (PC) candidate, a religious scholar and two others have been killed during separate security incidents in southern Helmand province, officials said on Tuesday.



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    Suicide bomber kills 5 rebels in Paktika

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): While embracing his associates, a militant detonated his explosives, killing five militants and injuring seven others in southeastern Paktika province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    ALP officer abducts children for ransom

    MAHMUDRAQI (Pajhwok): Residents of the Tagab district of central Kapisa province on Tuesday alleged an Afghan Local police (ALP) commander had kidnapped four children for ransom.



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    Local police among 6 killed in Laghman

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Six people, including five civilians, were killed by armed individuals in eastern Laghman province, an official said Tuesday.



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    Contractors rally against Interior Ministry

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Dozens of contractors rallied in front of the Parliament in Kabul on Monday against the Interior Ministry failure to pay their dues worth $2.5 billion.