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    6 killed, 12 injured in Maidan Wardak clashes

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Six persons have been killed and 12 others wounded in separate incidents in Narkh and Syedabad districts of central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Sunday.

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    Attack on police HQ repulsed, 6 rebels killed

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Militants laced with heavy and light weapons attacked a district police headquarters in eastern Nangarhar province and the ensuing clash left six attackers dead and nearly a dozen others wounded, an official said on Wednesday.

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    2 children killed as rocket hits Helmand house

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Two children were killed and three others sustained injuries when a rocket allegedly fired by Taliban insurgents hit a house in southern Helmand province, an official said on Thursday.

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    7 dead, 5 injured in Kunar clash

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Five insurgents and one Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier were killed during an overnight clash in eastern Kunar province, police said on Thursday.

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    4 killed, 22 injured in Kabul suicide bombing

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Four people were killed and 22 others injured during a Taliban suicide attack on a Ministry of Defence bus in the central capital Kabul on Sunday morning, officials said.

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    1 policeman killed, 4 injured in Helmand suicide attack

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): One policeman has been killed and four others injured when a suicide bomber targeted a police check post in Marjah district of the southern Helmand province, an official said Thur

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    Casualties as militants, ANA troops clash in Hesarak

    JALALABAD (PAN): Civilians, insurgents and security personnel suffered casualties during an operation that sparked gun-battles in the Hesarak district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Monday.