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    5 ISAF troops wounded in Nangarhar attack

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A convoy of foreign forces came under attack on Sunday in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, leaving at least five soldiers wounded, a local official said.



    Security and Crime

    Bid to attack I-Day function thwarted: NDS

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Five gunmen planning to attack the Independence Day ceremony were arrested by police in Kabul on Monday, the spy service said.



    Security and Crime

    MoD revises blast toll: 42 dead, 67 wounded

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Wednesday said 42 people were killed and 67 others wounded in Tuesday’s suicide bombing in the Orgun district of southeastern Paktika province.



    Security and Crime

    ISAF convoy attacked; children injured

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A suicide bomber mounted an attack on a convoy of the NATO-led coalition forces in eastern Nangarhar province, leaving two children wounded, an official said Sunday.



    Governance

    3 ANA soldiers wounded in Herat blast

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were wounded in a suicide attack followed by gunfire in the Injil district of western Herat province on Monday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Would-be suicide bombers killed in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Three suspected suicide bombers were killed during a police raid in the Shar-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province on Monday, an official said.



    Governance

    Suicide bomber blows himself up inside Herat mosque

    HEART CITY (Pajhwok): A suicide bomber has detonated his explosives inside a central mosque in western Herat province but caused no casualties, an official said Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    8 air force personnel dead in Kabul suicide blast

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Eight air force personnel of Afghan National Army (ANA) were killed and 13 others wounded in a suicide bombing in the Kart-i-Sakhi locality of capital Kabul on Wednesday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    9 suicide bombers held in Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): A group of nine suicide bombers planning to attack the governor office and other security installations was busted in southeastern Khost province, the governor office said in a statement.



    Security and Crime

    Would-be suicide bombers held in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three would-be suicide attackers and five of their associates have been detained by National Directorate of Security (NDS) operatives in Kabul, the spy service said on Thursday.