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    39 armed rebels killed in Herat, Nangarhar

     JALAL ABAD/ HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in eastern Nangarhar and western Herat provinces on Thursday claimed at least 39 armed rebels had been killed in security incidents.

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    3 rebels, policeman killed in separate incidents

    SAR-I-PUL/QALAT (Pajhwok): Three insurgents and a policeman have been killed during separate incidents of violence in northern Sar-i-Pul and southern Zabul provinces, officials said on Wednesday.

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    Militants’ plot to attack 4 Ghazni districts foiled

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The governor on Tuesday said security forces had thwarted a plot by militants to attack four districts in southern Ghazni province.

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    Taliban booby-trap Ghazni roads: Governor

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok):  The Taliban have planted landmines on the Kabul-Kandahar highway and a number other roads in southern Ghazni province, the governor alleged on Thursday.

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    Nearly 100 killed in Nangarhar, Uruzgan clashes

    JALALABAD/TIRINKOT (Pajhwok):  Dozens of insurgents, mostly Pakistanis, have been killed during separate security operations in eastern Nangarhar and central Uruzgan provinces, officials said on Thursday.

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    Civilians, police among 45 killed

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 45 people, including four civilians and as many policemen, have been killed in separate security incidents in eastern Nangarhar, southern Ghazni and central Parwan provinces, officials said on Wednesday.

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    Insurgents gun down doctor in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A doctor engaged in an anti-polio campaign has been killed by militants in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Tuesday.

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    Clashes in Sar-i-Pul claim 5 lives

    SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Fresh clashes between armed rebels and security forces in north western Sar-i-Pul province have claimed five lives, an official said on Saturday.

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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.