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20 killed, 29 injured in Kabul suicide attack (Video)

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Feb 01, 2016 - 17:02
KABUL (Pajhwok): Ten people were killed and another 20 were wounded, mostly civilians, on Monday afternoon when a suicide bomber struck the entrance to a public order police compound in Kabul, the deputy interior minister said. Lt. Gen. Ayub Salangi...
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A war victim speaks of misery of life (Video)

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Jan 31, 2016 - 18:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): Father of Abdullah and Masoud two killed young boys in Shah Shaheed suicide attack talks about the incident which happened close to their home and killed his two young boys.
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Journalist & Nangarhar governor's advisor gunned down (Video)

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Jan 31, 2016 - 18:01
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A journalist and cultural advisor to the governor has been gunned down in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Saturday. Mohammad Zubair Khaksar, working for the government-run Nangarhar Radio and Television network,...
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Afghan govt scorns SIGAR report on security situation (Video)

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Jan 30, 2016 - 17:22
KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul on Saturday rejected the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan’s Reconstruction (SIGAR) report that the Taliban ruled 30 percent of the country’s territory. SIGAR’s chief John F. Sopko said the Afghan government controlled...
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13 killed, 14 wounded in Jalalabad suicide attack (Video)

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Jan 17, 2016 - 18:35
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): More than a dozen civilians were killed and another 14 wounded on Sunday when a suicide attacker blew himself up in the middle of a meeting at the home of a public representative in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar...
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11 dead, as many wounded as Jalalabad attack ends (Video)

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Jan 13, 2016 - 20:10
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): A suicide attacker detonated his explosives-laden car before reaching his target in Lashkargah city, the capital of southern Helmand province, on Wednesday, an official said. Helmand’s deputy police chief Col. Khan Almas told...
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Thousands throng Kabul airport to welcome cricket team (Video)

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Jan 12, 2016 - 11:18
KABUL (Pajhwok): Thousands of fans on Monday thronged the Hamid Karzai International Airport to extend a hero’s welcome to the national cricket team arriving from the UAE after winning two series against Zimbabwe. Mohammad Shahzad, breaking several...
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Powerful suicide bombing jolts Kabul City (Video)

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Jan 04, 2016 - 15:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): A powerful suicide bombing heard near the Hamid Karzai International Air Port in capital Kabul on Monday.
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‘Guests’ murder 8 of a family in Nangarhar (Video)

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Dec 14, 2015 - 17:35
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Eight members of a family have been found dead in their home under mysterious circumstances in the Behsud district of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Monday. The incident took place last night in Mira Qala area...
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11 dead as clash near Spanish embassy in Kabul ends (Video)

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Dec 12, 2015 - 16:32
KABUL (Pajhwok): Gunbattles around the Spanish embassy in a heavily fortified neighbourhood of Kabul ended with the killing of at least 11 people on Saturday morning, officials said. The clashes began on Saturday evening when the Taliban stormed a...
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Ghani fires Kunduz NDS officials, approves 3 new districts (Video)

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Nov 26, 2015 - 18:16
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday approved the creation of three new district units after arriving in northern Kunduz province and ordered the sacking of some National Directorate of Security (NDS) officials over the fall of...
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Soldier among 6 killed, 5 wounded in Arghandab clash (Video)

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Nov 19, 2015 - 16:53
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): An attack on the Arghandab district centre in southern Kandahar province ended with the killing of five assailants and a soldier on Thursday morning.
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Local police mercilessly kill civilian in Ghazni (Video)

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Nov 18, 2015 - 11:17
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Residents of Andar district of southern Ghazni province on Monday accused Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel of what they said mercilessly killing a civilian. The residents, who arrived in Ghazni City, the provincial capital...
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2 AIHRC officials killed, 6 injured in Jalalabad blast (Video)

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Oct 26, 2015 - 16:05
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Two officials of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) were killed and six others wounded in a bomb blast in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Monday. Provincial police spokesman Col...
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Not interested in raising private militias, says Haji Qadeer (Video)

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Oct 21, 2015 - 19:30
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Haji Zahir Qadeer, lawmaker from eastern Nangarhar province, has rejected reports that he wants to raise his private militias to battle the insurgency. Speaking to journalists on Tuesday night in Jalalabad, the provincial...
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No plan yet to reopen Kunduz trauma centre: MSF official (Video)

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Oct 19, 2015 - 18:34
KABUL (Pajhwok): Médecins Sans Frontières’ (MSF) says it will not reopen its trauma centre in northern Kunduz province until the United States and the Afghan government guarantee its security. An October 3 airstrike by the US forces killed at least...
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Taliban attack on Maimana repulsed with people’s help (Video)

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Oct 05, 2015 - 17:47
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Security forces have repulsed a Taliban attack on Maimana, the capital of northwestern Faryab province, an official said on Monday. Local security officials said the insurgents stormed the first, ninth and eighth police districts...
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Hundreds rally in Kabul over fall of Kunduz (Video)

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Oct 01, 2015 - 20:18
KABUL (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people on Thursday took to the streets in central capital Kabul, demanding removal and punishment for officials whose negligence led to the fall of Kunduz City. The demonstrators chanted slogans against the Taliban and...
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