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    Rebels’ infiltration into north blocked: Weesa

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): A military commander on Monday said they had blocked militants’ infiltration into northern Afghanistan, where search operations have been launched.



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    8 killed, 12 injured in Kapisa, Wardak incidents

    MAHMOOD RAQI/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Five insurgents and three civilians were killed and seven civilians and five rebels injured during separate incidents in Kapisa and Maidan Wardak provinces, officials and residents said on Sunday.



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    Taliban reject UN report as one-sided

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Saturday rejected as one-sided and far from true a United Nations report on civilian casualties this year in Afghanistan.



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    47 insurgents perish in new operations

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Forty-seven militants have been killed in fresh security operations in southern Helmand, eastern Nangarhar and northern Balkh provinces, officials said on Saturday.



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    13 militants killed in Herat commando action

    HERAT CITY/LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok):  More than a dozen insurgents have been killed during an operation by Afghan National Army’s Commando Unit in the Shindand district of western Herat province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    18 rebels dead in Nangarhar, Ghazni offensives

    JALALABAD/GHAZNI (PAJHWOK): At least five insurgents were killed and 11 others wounded during a clash in the Pachiragam district of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, an official said.



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    15 militants killed in Kunduz clash

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Fifteen insurgents and a supporter of Afghan Local Police (ALP) were killed during a clash with police in northern Kunduz province on Saturday, and official said.



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    Militants behead 4 civilians in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Militants decapitated four civilians after kidnapping them in eastern Nangarhar province, the governor’s spokesman said on Tuesday.



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    2 Taliban commanders killed in Logar raid

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two Taliban leaders, including an operational commander, were killed and as many detained by Afghan security forces in the Baraki Barak district of central Logar province, an official said on Sunday.



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    Nimroz rebel group joins peace process

    ZARANJ (Pajhwok): A 10-member insurgent group on Tuesday joined the government initiated peace process in southwestern Nimroz province, officials said.