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    5 policemen killed in Maiwad bomb attack

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Five policemen were killed in a suicide bomb attack in southern Kandahar province, where the militants hanged a civilian, on Wednesday, an official said.

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    7 killed, 21 wounded in Kabul suicide attacks

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least seven security personnel were killed and more than 20 others wounded in two separate suicide attacks in Kabul on Wednesday, a day after the signing of a security pact with the United States.

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    At least 16 killed in Zurmat suicide attack

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): At least 16 people, including eight attackers, were killed and more than 10 others wounded in a coordinated attack on the Zurmat district headquarters in southern Paktia province on Monday, an official said.

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    33 killed, 154 wounded in Ghazni attack

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents detonated two powerful truck bombs outside the National Directorate of Security (NDS) office and a police station in southern Ghazni province on Thursday, killing 14 security personnel, including civilians, and 19 attackers while injuring 154 others, officials said.

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    2 police dead in Nangarhar car suicide blast

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A suicide car bomber struck a police vehicle in the Ghanikhel district of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, killing two policemen, an official said.

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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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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.


    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.