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    Kunar

    Security and Crime

    1 police dead, 11 injured in Kunar blast

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Officials said a roadside bombing left one policeman dead and 11 others injured in eastern Kunar province on Wednesday.



    Governance

    Protestors denounce Israeli aggression

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of enraged residents of eastern Kunar province on Tuesday staged a protest against Israel attacks on the Gaza Strip and condemned the massacre of Palestinians.



    Security and Crime

    Rebel-fired rocket kills 2 children in Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least two children were killed and seven others people, including women, wounded when a rocket fired by militants hit their house in the Chapa Dara district of eastern Kunar province, an official said Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    District chief survives rebel attack

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): The administrative chief of Watapur district of eastern Kunar province survived bid on his life but his brother killed in the rebel attack, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    22 rebels killed in Kunar, Nuristan clashes

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least 22 militants have been killed and 18 others wounded in different incidents of violence in eastern Kunar and Nuristan provinces, officials said on Friday.



    Health

    Hundreds appear in test for nursing course

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of girls participated in entry tests for midwifery and nursing courses in the eastern province of Kunar, authorities said on Monday.



    Governance

    Pakistan fires 73 rockets into Kunar

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Local officials on Saturday accused Pakistani forces of firing 73 more rockets into the eastern province of Kunar, inflicting financial losses residents.



    Security and Crime

    Shelling displaces more Kunar families

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): The latest shelling from across the Durand Line has left hundreds of civilians displaced in eastern Kunar Province, an official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    1 child killed, 5 hurt in Kunar mortar attack

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): One child was killed and five others were wounded during a mortar attack in the capital of eastern Kunar province on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    3 ANA soldiers dead in Kunar blast

    ASADABAD/QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): Five security personnel were killed in two separate incidents in Kunar and Badghis provinces, officials said on Thursday.