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    Pak refugees brought no arms: Naeemi

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in southeastern Khost province on Saturday rejected reports that refugees from Pakistan’s restive tribal region of North Waziristan had brought weapons to Afghanistan.

    Security and Crime

    Special police unit gets new building

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): The special police unit in central Maidan Wardak province got a new building, with all facilities, an official said on Sunday.


    Wahidi urges changes in election commissions

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Shorn of the required capacity, the main electoral bodies would not be able to hold a transparent presidential runoff vote, an official said on Tuesday.


    Daikundi protestors seek compensation

    NEILI (Pajhwok): A large number of people in the capital of Daikundi province on Tuesday stayed a protest, warning of a halt to work on an under-construction township scheme.


    Nuristan’s development completely neglected: Governor

    ALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor of eastern Nuristan province complained the central government had neglected his province in terms of development, with the people were facing multiple problems.

    Security and Crime

    Security men used for political gains: Khogyani

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): The governor for central Maidan Wardak province on Wednesday said security forces should not be used for any political purposes because the whole nation had trust in them.

    Security and Crime

    Ludin praises security forces’ role

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor of eastern Nangarhar province on Saturday praised Afghan National Army (ANA) and police for maintaining tight security and protecting voters on Election Day.


    Foreigners give aid to serve own interests: Ludin

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Nangarhar Governor Attaullah Ludin on Tuesday said foreign nationals gave aid to Afghanistan on serving their own interests.


    Security organs asked to check deforestation

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Governor Abdul Jabbar Naeemi on Tuesday asked security organs to play an effective role in stopping deforestation in southeastern Khost province.


    Logar mayor sells green belts, footpaths

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Logar mayor has unlawfully sold government-owned land, including green belts and pedestrian ways, in Pul-i-Alam, the provincial capital, authorities said on Saturday.