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    16 militants blown up by own explosives

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Sixteen Taliban fighters were killed on Tuesday when the suicide vest they were making exploded in the Gilan district of southern Ghazni province, security officials said.



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    4 would-be suicide bombers detained: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Security forces have detained four would-be suicide bombers in southeastern Paktia and southern Kandahar provinces, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Monday.



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    ISAF soldier killed in Zabul suicide attack

    QALAT (Pajhwok): One International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) soldier was killed and three others wounded in a suicide attack in southern Zabul province on Sunday morning, an official said.



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    16 killed in new bout of violence

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Fifteen militants have been killed and another 15 injured during separate incidents that left one policeman dead in various provinces over the past 24 hours, officials said on Thursday.



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    ALP personnel injured in Farah bombing

    FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Two Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel were wounded in a suicide attack in the Pusht-i-Rod district of western Farah province on Monday, an official said.



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    10 civilians injured in Kandahar suicide blast

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least ten civilians were hospitalised with injuries after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the capital of southern Kandahar province on Sunday, an official said.



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    Possible terror attacks foiled in Helmand: NDS

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The National Directorate of Security (NDS), the spy service, on Saturday claimed foiling a string of possible suicide and terror attacks in southern Helmand province.



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    Bomber strikes NATO vehicle, 4 injured

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Four foreign troops were injured during a suicide attack in the Nad Ali district of southern Helmand province, an official said Saturday.



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    Helmand blast leaves 3 students dead

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A bomb blast left three students dead and as many injured in the Marjah district of southern Helmand province, official said Tuesday.



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    2 bombers killed in Ghazni airstrike

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Two suicide attackers were killed before they could reach their target in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Sunday.