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    Rockets fired at Kandahar airport

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Two rockets landed at the Kandahar airport on Tuesday afternoon when a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane was ready to take off, NATO said.



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    4 dead in Balochistan train attack

     QUETTA (PAN): Four people were killed and 28 others wounded in an armed attack on a train in Pakistan's troubled southwestern province of Balochistan on Sunday, an official said.



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    Woman dies as rockets rain down on Kunar

     ASADABAD (PAN): Pakistani forces barraged eastern Afghanistan with a dozen of rockets on Monday afternoon, killing a woman and injuring three young girls, Afghan police said on Tuesday.



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    Teenage girl shot dead in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ (PAN): A 14-year-old girl was killed in an overnight gun attack in the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Wednesday.



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    Pakistani forces accused of attacking Afghan security posts

    JALALABAD (PAN): Pakistani soldiers, backed by the Taliban militants, attacked border security posts in the remote eastern province of Nuristan, the police chief said on Tuesday.



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    3 killed in Waziristan US drone attack

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Three people were killed in a drone strike carried out by the United States forces in North Waziristan, a tribal region of Pakistan, near Afghan border, said an official.



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    Pakistan rejects role in Afghan spy chief’s suicide attack

     ISLAMABAD (PAN): Pakistan rejected any involvement in the suicide attack on Afghanistan's National Directorate of Security (NDS) chief Asadullah Khalid at the agency’s guesthouse in Kabul last Thursday.