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    3 policemen killed in Ghazni violence

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three policemen were killed and another wounded in a militants’ attack in Zanakhan district of southern Ghazni province, an official said Sunday.



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    US missile strike kills 6 militants in Nuristan

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Six militants were killed in a US drone strike in eastern Nuristan province on Sunday, officials of Afghan National Army (ANA) said.



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    Injil district police chief injured in blast

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A district police chief was injured along with his two guards in a roadside bombing in the Injil district of western Herat province, an official said on Sunday.



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    Taliban commander among 5 killed in Faryab

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Three Taliban militants, including a commander, and two armed robbers have been killed and six others wounded during separate incidents in northwestern Faryab province, an official said on Sunday.



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    6 civilians injured in Khost market blast

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Six civilians were injured in a bomb explosion in the capital of southeastern Khost province on Sunday morning, an official said.



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    Bomb-making expert killed by own explosives

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A Taliban’s mine-making expert was killed in a blast caused by his own explosives in the Shindand district of western Herat province on Saturday, police said.



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    2 security forces, 10 rebels dead in Kamdish fight

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said on Saturday that hundreds of militants carried out coordinated attack on Kamdish district of eastern Nuristan, and the ensuing battle left two Afghan security forces and 10 militants dead.



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    Ex-Bagram detainees lead battles in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Police said Taliban commanders, who had been released from the Bagram Jail in central Parwan province, currently spearheaded battles against government forces in southern Helmand province.



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    Huge quantity drugs seized in Nangarhar, Nimroz

    JALALABAD/ZARANJ (Pajhwok): Police on Saturday detained six people on charges of trafficking more than one ton of narcotics in eastern Nangarhar and southwestern Nimroz provinces, officials said.



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    Lull in Pakistani rocket fire enters 3rd week

    ASDADABAD (Pajhwok): A lull in Pakistani rocket attacks into eastern Kunar province has entered a third week, local officials said on Saturday.