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    60 rebels killed & wounded in Balkh offensive

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Dozens of militants were killed and wounded during a three-day operation by Afghan security forces in a mountainous area of northern Balkh province, police said on Friday.



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    Policemen among 5 dead in Faryab clash

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Two border policemen and three insurgents, including a notorious commander, have been killed in a gun battle in northwestern Faryab province, police said on Friday.



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    22 rebels eliminated in Paktika, Logar clashes

     

    SHARANA/PUL-E-ALM (Pajhwok): Afghan security forces claimed killing at least 22 militants on Thursday in southeastern Paktika and central Logar provinces.



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    Kubis assures reporting Pakistan to UNSC: MP

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Lawmaker Baktash Siawash on Thursday claimed the UN top diplomat in Afghanistan had assured raising the issue of Pakistani rocket shelling into eastern Afghan provinces at the UN Security Council (UNSC)’s upcoming meeting.



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    Kidnapped public rep, headmaster found dead

    FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Bullet-riddled bodies of a district council chief and a school headmaster were found two days after they had been kidnapped by armed insurgents in western Farah province, officials said on Thursday.



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    ALP officials among 4 killed in violence

    MAIMANA/ SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): At least four persons, including two Afghan Local police (ALP) officials, have been killed in incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Thursday.



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    33 killed, 154 wounded in Ghazni attack

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents detonated two powerful truck bombs outside the National Directorate of Security (NDS) office and a police station in southern Ghazni province on Thursday, killing 14 security personnel, including civilians, and 19 attackers while injuring 154 others, officials said.



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    9 militants killed in Kunduz ambush: police

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Nine militants have been killed and three others wounded during an ongoing offensive in the Chahar Dara district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Wednesday.



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    25 militants join peace process in Baghlan

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Twenty five more militants, including their commander, joined the government initiated peace process in northern Baghlan province, an official said Wednesday.



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    Policemen among 11 killed in violence

    FARAH CIY/MAHMOOD RAQI/QALAT (Pajhwok): Four people, including two policemen, and seven militants were killed and ten civilians wounded in separate incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Wednesday.