GARDEZ (Pajhwok): At least nineteen rebels, including ten suicide bombers, were killed and another arrested during an operation in the Sayyed Karam district of southeastern Paktia province, an official said on Wednesday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The youth from Loya Paktia --- a region comprising southeastern Paktia, Khost and Paktika provinces --- on Thursday rejected claims that the June 14 presidential runoff vote had been rigged in the three provinces.
CHARIKAR/GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Six militants were killed and 17 others, including civilians and Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers, wounded in separate incidents in central Parwan and southeastern Paktia provinces, officials said on Saturday.
GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people rallied in Gardez, the capital of southeastern Paktia province, against Pakistan and Iran, asking for immediate end to attacks from Pakistan into the eastern Kunar province.
SHARANA (Pajhwok): Eight militants were killed when the explosives-laden car they were travelling in exploded after being hit from the air by foreign troops in southeastern Paktika province, the governor’s spokesman said on Friday.
GARDEZ (Pajhwok): An official informed on Tuesday hundreds development projects would be implemented through National Solidarity Programme (NSP) and Stability in Key Area (SIKA) in six districts of southeastern Paktia province.