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    Militants steal Nangarhar teachers' salaries

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): In a brazen attack, militants have snatched teacher salaries worth 900,000 afghanis that were being transferred to Haska Mena district from Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    15 insurgents eliminated in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHR/CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A Pakistani from Waziristan tribal region was among 15 militants killed during separate clashes with security forces in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Baghlan gunbattle leave 6 rebels dead

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Six militants have been killed during a clash with security forces in the Baghlan-i-Markazi district of northern Baghlan province, an official said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Local police among 6 killed in Laghman

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Six people, including five civilians, were killed by armed individuals in eastern Laghman province, an official said Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    23 rebels killed in drone strikes

    QALA-I-NAW/HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Twenty-three fighters were killed in drone strikes by the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in the west of the country, officials said Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    8 militants, one civilian killed in Qaisar clashes

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): At least eight militant and a civilian were killed and three others wounded in separate clashes in the Qaisar district of northwestern Faryab, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Kunar drone strike leaves 4 rebels dead

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least four militants were killed in a drone airstrike in eastern Kunar province, a senior police official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    14 fighters eliminated in Helmand clash

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Fourteen rebels were killed and eight others wounded during a clash in the Marja district of southern Helmand province on Thursday, an official said.



    Governance

    11 rebels killed in Helmand offensives

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): At least 11 militants were killed and two others wounded during a series of operations in the Sangin district of southern Helmand province on Tuesday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    18 militants killed in Helmand offensive

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): At least 18 militants, including a commander, were killed during a clash in Nawzad district of southern Helmand province, an official said Wednesday.