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    Taliban may overrun 2 Kunduz districts

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Dasht-I-Archi and Imam Sahib districts of northern Kunduz province could fall to Taliban, local officials warned on Saturday, when security organs promised clearing operations in the towns.

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    Police prevent family from committing suicide

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Police on Wednesday claimed preventing nearly a dozen members of a family from committing suicide in northern Kunduz province.

    Women,Security and Crime

    Violence against Kunduz women falls

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Women’s Affairs Department on Wednesday said incidents of violence against females had decreased in northern Kunduz province, but divorce cases increased this year.

    Security and Crime,Business & Economics

    Kunduz bigwigs refuse to pay power bills

    KUNDUZ CITY: Government offices and powerful people in norther Kunduz province do not pay electricity bills, an official alleged on Saturday


    34 armed rebels eliminated in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in the northern Kunduz province on Saturday claimed killing 34 armed rebels during a just-concluded operation in Imam Sahib district. 


    Kunduz security a top priority: President

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Wednesday said security in northern Kunduz province topped his government’s priorities.

    Security and Crime

    Kunduz revenue advisor wounded in blast

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): An advisor at the revenue department of northern Kunduz province and his two companions were injured when a magnetic bomb fixed to their vehicle went off on Monday, an official said.

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    Group attack on Kunduz military base foiled

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Security forces arrested a 5-member group of insurgents who were planning to launch an organised attack on a military base in northern Kunduz province, police said on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    17 insurgents killed in gunbattle, explosion

    SHIBERGHAN/KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Seventeen insurgents, including a shadow district chief, were killed and 15 others wounded during a clash and an explosion in northern parts of the country, officials said on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    ALP loots houses in garb of operation

    KUNDUZ CITY/ZARANJ (Pajhwok): A three-day operation against militants ended with the clearance of 10 villages in northern Kunduz province, but residents claimed Afghan Local Police (ALP) had looted their houses.