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    Afghanistan ranks 2nd on Global Terrorism Index list

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A new global study by the London-based Institute for Economics and Peace has ranked Afghanistan second after Iraq on the Global Terrorism Index (GTI) list.



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    Insider kills Logar ALP chief in suicide attack

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The suicide attack that killed the Afghan Local Police chief for central Logar province inside the police headquarters on Monday was carried out by a rogue ALP member, officials said.



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    3 police trainers killed in Nangarhar attack

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Three police trainers were killed and a fourth wounded on Monday when a suicide bomber on a bike attacked their pick-up vehicle in eastern Nangarhar province near the Pakistani border, an official said.



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    Would-be bomber blown up in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): A would-be suicide bomber was blown up by his own explosives before reaching his target in southern Kandahar province on Saturday, an official said.



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    7 dead as suicide bombers storm Kunduz court

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): At least seven people, including six prosecutors, were killed on Monday when a group of suicide attackers stormed the court of appeal in northern Kunduz province, exchanging gunfire with security forces for hours.



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    24 killed in fresh wave of violence

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): One person was killed in a suicide attack in the capital of eastern Nangarhar province while five Afghan National Army (ANA) personnel and 17 militants lost their lives in separate security incidents, an official said on Sunday.



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    9 killed in Greshk suicide car bombing

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Nine people were killed in a suicide car bombing targetting a security convoy in southern Helmand province on Saturday, an official said.



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    1 killed, 7 wounded in Ghanikhel suicide blast

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A woman was killed and seven other people sustained injuries on Monday morning when a suicide bomber blew himself up in front of a health clinic in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said.



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    4 soldiers killed in fresh suicide attack on ANA bus

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least four Afghan National Army (ANA) personnel were killed and eight others wounded in a fresh suicide attack in the capital Kabul on Thursday morning, an official said.



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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.