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    22 rebels eliminated in Paktika, Logar clashes

     

    SHARANA/PUL-E-ALM (Pajhwok): Afghan security forces claimed killing at least 22 militants on Thursday in southeastern Paktika and central Logar provinces.



    Security and Crime

    Civilians, 3 ALP officials killed in Logar blast

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two civilians and three Afghan Local Police (ALP) officials have been killed in an explosion in the central Logar province, and official said Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Logar drone strike kills 3 labourers

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Three civilians were killed and two others seriously wounded in a drone airstrike by NATO-led troops in the capital of central Logar province on Friday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Coordinated Taliban attack on Azra repulsed

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Security forces have repulsed a coordinated attack by hundreds of insurgents on the Azra district of central Logar province, an official claimed on Sunday.



    Governance,Social

    3 injured as Logar protest turns violent

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): At least two protestors were shot injured by the governor of central Logar province after he opened fire at them with an AK-47 assault rifle in the provincial capital, Pul-i-Alam, on Sunday afternoon, the protest organisers alleged.



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    Logar attorney shot injured

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A prosecutor was injured by gunmen in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province on Wednesday, an official said. The attackers were shot dead by police.



    Security and Crime

    3 worshippers gunned down in mosque

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Gunmen dragged three worshippers out of a mosque and shot them dead in central Logar province.

    Elsewhere, two protesters were killed by security personnel in northeastern Badakhshan province, officials said on Saturday.



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    15 fighters eliminated in drone strike

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Fifteen militants were killed in an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) drone strike in central Logar province on Saturday, local officials said.



    Security and Crime

    Pajhwok reporter threatened with death

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The reporter of Pajhwok Afghan News in central Logar province has been threatened with death after he filed a story regarding corruption with the connivance of Governor Niaz Mohammad Amiri.



    Security and Crime

    Logar governor accused of selling stolen oil

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The governor of central Logar province has allegedly sold 20,000 litres of fuel, which was stolen from an Afghan National Army (ANA)’s battalion and recovered by police, a government official said on Thursday.