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    Laghman

    Security and Crime

    13 rebels dead in Laghman, Kunar drone strikes

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Thirteen insurgents, including two commanders, have been killed and two others wounded in two separate US drone strikes in eastern Laghman and Kunar provinces, the governor’s spokesman and a police official said Saturday.



    Security and Crime,Interviews

    Gunmen seen as a threat to Laghman peace

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The presence of a large number of irresponsible gunmen poses a serious threat to security in eastern Laghman province, a public representative said on Sunday.



    Reconstruction

    48 projects completed in Laghman

    Mehterlam Baba (Pajhwok): Forty eight public welfare projects, costing 58 million afghanis, have been completed in eastern Laghman province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Laghman explosion leaves 10 injured

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 10 civilians were wounded in a bomb explosion in Mehtarlam, the capital of eastern Laghman province, on Friday morning.



    Security and Crime

    4 Laghman labourers found mysteriously dead

    MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Four labourers were found dead under mysterious circumstances in the Alishang district of eastern Laghman province on Sunday, officials and residents said.



    Security and Crime

    Police among 14 killed in Laghman, Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Five militants, a civilian and four police personnel have been killed in different incidents in eastern Laghman and Nangarhar province, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    4 rebels blown up by own bomb in Laghman

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Four insurgents have been killed by the roadside bomb they were planting on the Kabul-Jalalabad highway in eastern Laghman province, the Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) said on Friday.



    Governance

    35m afs projects lunched in Laghman

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Work on two development projects has been launched in the Qarghayi district of eastern Laghman province, an official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    9 including civilian killed in ISAF strikes

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): A civilian and eight militants have been killed in NATO airstrikes in eastern Laghman and southeastern Paktia provinces, officials said on Wednesday. 



    Security and Crime

    A rebel commander killed in Alingar

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A rebel's commander was killed and three others wounded during a clash with security forces in the Alingar district of eastern Laghman province, an official said on Saturday.