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    Post commander among 3 police killed in blast

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A post commander was among three policemen killed in an overnight roadside bombing in southern Helmand province, where four insurgents had been arrested, officials said on Wednesday.



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    Infighting leaves ALP commander dead

    KANDAHAR/JALALABAD (Pajhwok): An Afghan Local Police (ALP) commander and a member were killed and four others wounded as a result of infighting in southern Kandahar province, officials said on Tuesday.



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    Security men among 40 dead in new violence

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  At least 34 militants and six Afghan security personnel have been killed and score wounded on both sides in direct clashes and blasts in different parts of the country, offic



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    5 civilians among 11 killed in fresh violence

    LASHKARGAH/SHARAN (Pajhwok): Five civilians and six militants have been killed in separate security incidents in southern Helmand and Paktika provinces, officials said Thursday.



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    Roadside bomb kills 3 policemen in Herat

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Three policemen were killed and two others wounded in a roadside bomb explosion in the Obe district of western Herat province on Tuesday, an official said.



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    Police among 2 killed in fresh spate of violence

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two civilians and an Afghan Local Police (ALP) official were killed and two other civilians injured during separate incidents of violence in eastern Nangarhar and western Farah provinces, officials said on Wednesday.



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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.