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    9 militants killed in Khyber operation

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Nine militants were killed and 10 others injured in an ongoing operation in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region of Khyber Agency, bordering Afghanistan, on Friday.



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    Jandullah leader eliminated in Takhar airstrike

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Jandullah terrorist network’s leader for Afghanistan has been killed in a US airstrike in northern Takhar province, an official said on Friday.



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    Telecom officer, drive gunned down

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The district telecommunications officer for the Torkham border district of eastern Nangarhar province was gunned down on Thursday.



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    Rally staged in Kapisa against corruption

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): The Green and Orange Movement (GOM) on Thursday staged an anti-corruption rally in Mahmood Raqi, the capital of central Kapisa province.



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    Defence attorneys killed in Baghlan blast

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Two defence attorneys were killed in a bomb explosion in northern Baghlan province on Thursday, a police official said. 



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    39 armed rebels killed in Herat, Nangarhar

     JALAL ABAD/ HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in eastern Nangarhar and western Herat provinces on Thursday claimed at least 39 armed rebels had been killed in security incidents.



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    25 Taliban killed in operations: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Twenty-five armed Taliban were killed, 10 wounded and four others arrested in counter insurgency operations by Afghan security forces over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Interior said on Thursday.



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    6 uprising members killed in Faryab blast

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Six people including the provincial youth movement council head were killed in a roadside bombing in the Garziwan district of northern Faryab province, an official said on Wednesday.



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    14 security personnel killed in Khost, Logar

    KHOST CITY/PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): At least 14 security personnel have been killed by armed rebels in southeastern Khost and central Logar provinces, officials said on Wednesday.



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    Drug traffickers detained at Kabul airport

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Four drug smugglers were detained at the Kabul airport while a third individual was arrested on robbery charges in the capital on Wednesday, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said.