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    Kunduz mine blast leaves 5 dead, 15 hurt

    KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): A mine blast in Dasht-i-Archi district of northern Kunduz province on Monday left five persons dead and 15 others wounded, including students, police said.



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    World must help dismantle terror havens: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Terming the devastating Paktika suicide attack a “crime against humanity,” the spokesman of Ministry of Interior (MoI) urged the international community to help Afghanistan destroy terrorists’ sanctuaries.



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    Haqqani Network behind Paktika attack: NDS

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The spy service on Monday claimed the deadly Sunday’s suicide bombing in southeastern Paktika province had been carried out by the dreaded Haqqani Network.



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    'Rebels vanquished in Shirzad, Khogyani'

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): As many as 35 insurgents have been killed, 42 wounded and 339 others captured during in ongoing security operation in Shirzad and Khogyani districts of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Monday.



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    Female student commits suicide (Video)

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): A 22-year old female student of Takhar University shot herself dead in norther



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    Commanders among 12 rebels killed

    LASHKARGAH/PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): At least 12 militants, including a shadow district chief, have been killed during security operations in southern Helmand and central Logar provinces, officials said on Monday.



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    2 children dead in Nimroz rocket attack

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): Two Madrassa students aged ten and 11 respectively were killed and the third one injured on Monday after a rocket exploded near their Madrassa, officials said.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Abdullah for deep probe into Paktika attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah on Monday categorically condemned the Paktika suicide attack that left 61 people dead and over 60 wounded, directing security organs to thoroughly investigate the incident.



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    Nine militants killed; woman commits suicide

    JALALABAD/TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Nine insurgents, including a commander were killed, five injured and nearly a dozen others captured in eastern Nangarhar province, police said on Sunday. Elsewhere, a female university student committed suicide in northern Takhar province.