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    Weapons, explosives seized from home

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Security forces seized weapons and explosives during a raid on a home in the Musahi district of Kabul on Sunday.

    The raid involving police and National Directorate of Security (NDS) personnel was conducted in Guldara area, the Kabul police headquarters said in a statement.



    Security and Crime

    3 policemen dead in Uruzgan explosions

    TARINKOT (Pajhwok): Three police personnel have been killed in separate explosions in central Uruzgan province, officials said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    $25m to be spent on policewomen

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The US has pledged $25 million in aid to help Afghanistan strengthen its women's police force, an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Kabul police claim foiling terror attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Foiling a possible terror atatck, security personnel have seized an explosives-laden car in the fifth police district of Kabul on Monday, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said.



    Security and Crime

    10 kidnapped police rescued in Badakhshan

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Ten Public Order Police personnel, who were kidnapped by Taliban 45 days back, have been rescued during an operation in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Kabul police chief seeks people’s help

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The new Kabul police chief on Saturday sought cooperation from high-ranking government officials and citizens to bring security to the city.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Rahimi named as new Kabul police chief

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has notified again Gen. Mohammad Zahir’s appointment as crime branch chief and Abdul Rehman Rahimi as new Kabul police chief.



    Security and Crime

    4 ALP members among 17 killed

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Four Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel, two women and a child and a dozen insurgents have been killed in separate incidents of violence across the country, officials said on Wednesday.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Gen. Zahir quits as Kabul police chief

    KABUL (Pajhwok): In the wake of a sharp rise in terrorist attacks in the central capital, Lt. Gen. Mohammad Zahir Zahir resigned as Kabul police chief on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Civilians suffer most in insurgents’ activities

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Taliban fighters suffered heavy causalities in anti-militants drives but civilians were suffering the most in terms of casualties in southwestern Faryab province, an official said Monday.