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    Afghan journalist leaves Quetta after threats

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Threatening calls from unidentified people have forced an Afghan journalist into leaving Quetta, the capital of Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, a report said on Tuesday.



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    Torkham blasts: 2 Pakistanis detained

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The authorities have detained two Pakistani nationals on suspicion of involvement in overnight explosions that gutted several supply vehicles in the border town of Torkahm in eastern Nangarhar province, a military official said on Tuesday.



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    14 killed in cross-border attack on Pak checkpoint

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Fourteen people were killed on Tuesday when militants launched an attack from Afghanistan’s territory on a Pakistani security checkpoint in the tribal region of North Waziristan, the military said.



    Security and Crime

    Foreign soldier killed in insider attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service member has been killed by an Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier, the alliance said on Tuesday.



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    ISAF loses 3 soldiers to Kabul suicide attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): AT least three International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF) soldiers were killed and several others wounded on Tuesday when their convoy was attacked by a suicide attacker in the capital Kabul, officials said.



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    Dozens of vehicles catch fire after serial blasts

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Dozens of supply vehicles caught fire after a series of explosions and a suicide in the Torkham border town of eastern Nangarhar province on Monday night.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Afghanistan court sentences 5 to death for gang rape (Video)

    KABUL (PAN): An Afghan appeals court on Monday sentenced five men to death for armed robbery and s



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    Dreaded gangster wanted by Interpol held

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan spy service on Monday claimed arresting a notorious criminal Raees Khudadad accused of numerous murders, kidnappings and robberies, ending a decade long international manhunt.