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    Security and Crime

    3 Logar polling stations attacked

    PUL-I-ALAM: (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were wounded last night when militants stormed polling stations in the Baraki Barak district of central Logar province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Logar suicide attack leaves policeman dead

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A Public Order Police member was killed and four others were wounded in a suicide attack in the Charkh district of central Logar province on Monday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    2 ALP personnel killed in insider attack

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two members of the Afghan Local Police (ALP) were shot dead by their colleague in central Logar province on Wednesday, an official said.



    Governance,Features

    Logar mayor sells green belts, footpaths

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Logar mayor has unlawfully sold government-owned land, including green belts and pedestrian ways, in Pul-i-Alam, the provincial capital, authorities said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Afghan-US force raids Logar house, one killed

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A joint Afghan-US security force raided a house in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province early on Wednesday morning, killing one inmate and arresting two others, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    US, Afghan forces ransack radio office in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A joint Afghan-US security force raided a radio station in central Logar province, capturing a large amount of weapons and discovering fighting positions around the facility, NATO claimed on Saturday, but the radio staff said they were subjected to torture and the office equipment broken.



    Security and Crime,Education

    Prayer leader gunned down in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen shot dead a seminary teacher, who was also a prayer leader, in central Logar province on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Logar residents seek support against Taliban

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Members of a public uprising in the Barak-i-Barak district of central Logar province on Wednesday asked the government for arms and ammunition against insurgents.



    Security and Crime

    Frustrated residents stage anti-Taliban uprising

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Residents of the Barak-i-Barak district in central Logar province have picked up guns to drive insurgents from their areas, an official said on Monday.



    Social

    Corruption rampant in Logar statistics deptt.

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Residents of Kharwar and Charkh districts in central Logar province complain they have been facing problems in obtaining identity cards and meeting their legitimate demands.