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    Girl among 21 killed in Wardak, Helmand

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): A young woman was among 21 people killed during separate incidents in Maidan Wardak and Helmand provinces, officials said on Wednesday.



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    35 militants perish in fresh clashes

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 35 militants have been killed during security operations in Kapisa, Ghazni, Maidan Wardak and Kunar provinces over the past 24 hours, officials said on Tuesday.



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    8 insurgents killed in Badakhshan offensive

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Eight rebels have been killed and 17 others wounded in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said Tuesday.



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    50 rebels dead in latest spate of violence

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 50 armed rebels, including seven Pakistanis, have been killed in the latest spate of violence in Maidan Wardak, Ghazni and Nangarhar provinces, officials claimed on Monday.



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    ANA soldier among 11 killed in Jawzjan clash

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): One Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier and ten rebels were killed and seven others wounded during an attack on security forces convoy in northern Jawzjan province, an official said Tuesday.



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    8 rebels killed in Kunduz offensive

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Eight militants were killed and six others wounded during a military offensive in the Chahar Dara district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Sunday.



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    Health workers kidnapped; 27 rebels killed

    HERAT/KABUL (Pajhwok): Twenty-seven rebels were killed and two health workers kidnapped in separate incidents in central Kabul and western Herat provinces, officials said on Tuesday.



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    Over 20 rebels killed in Paktia gunbattle

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Over 20 militants were killed and four Afghan security forces wounded in a clash when a group of rebels stormed a security post in the Dandi Patan district of southeastern Paktia province on Saturday, an official said.



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    Panjabi, Chechen fighters sneak into Batikot

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Panjabi and Chechen rebels have sneaked into the Batikot district of eastern Nangarhar province to disrupt peace in the area, an official claimed on Saturday.



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    Foreign militants among 14 killed in airstrikes

    PUL-I-ALAM/QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): At least 15 Taliban, including six fighters of the banned Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), have been killed in clashes and drone strikes in central Logar and eastern Kunar provinces, officials said on Saturday.