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5 civilians killed, 13 wounded in Herat blast

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Oct 14, 2020 - 16:06
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Five civilians were killed and another 13 wounded as a result of a bomb blast in the Kosh Kohna district of western Herat province on Wednesday, an official said. Interior Ministry spokesman Tariq Aryan told Pajhwok Afghan News...
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80 civilians killed, 95 wounded in Taliban attacks

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Aug 10, 2020 - 19:34
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior Affairs on Monday said at least 80 civilians have been killed and another 95 wounded in Taliban attacks during the past week across the country. Tariq Aryan, MoI spokesman in a video clip said the...
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25 civilians killed by Taliban in 2nd week of Ramadan

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May 10, 2020 - 09:55
KABUL ( Pakistan ): Twenty-five civilians were killed and 74 others wounded in Taliban attacks during the second week of Ramadan , the government says. The militants continued to target the ordinary Afghans even in the holy month, the National...
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Kandahar: Killing of father, daughter being probed

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Jan 26, 2020 - 18:24
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A high level Ministry of Defense delegation is investigating the killing of a father and his daughter by Afghan security forces in Shah Walikot district of southern Kandahar province. Chief of Army Staff Gen. Bismillah...
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In 7 months, blasts kill 72 civilians in Ghazni

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Nov 05, 2019 - 16:38
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Bomb blasts killed at least 72 civilians and injured 187 others during the past seven months in southern Ghazni province, an official said Tuesday. Mohammad Arif Noori, the governor’s spokesman, told a press conference in...
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15 killed, 1,100 wounded in Herat incidents

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Aug 20, 2019 - 17:06
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Fifteen civilians have been killed in as many days in western Herat province during separate incidents that left another 1,100 wounded, an official said Tuesday. Dr. Arif Jalali, the Herat zonal hospital head, told a press...
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’10 civilians killed in Badghis airstrikes’

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Jul 20, 2019 - 16:53
QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): A public representative in Wolesi Jirga or lower house of the parliament on Saturday said 10 civiliasn were killed and two others injured in two airstrikes in northwestern Badghis province. Ziauddin Akazai, a lawmaker from...
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3 brothers among 6 civilians killed in Ghazni drone strike

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May 13, 2019 - 15:35
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): A dozen Taliban insurgents and half a dozen civilians, including three brothers, have been killed in a drone strike in Andar district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Monday. A government official, who wished...
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Kabul gathering demands halt to civilian casualties

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Mar 25, 2019 - 16:51
KABUL (Pajhwok): Speakers at a gathering in Kabul on Monday said airstrikes and night raids often resulted in civilian casualties, which had widened the existing gap between the government and the masses. A number of civil society activists and...
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Landmine kills 6 civilians in Laghman

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Feb 19, 2019 - 17:40
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least six civilians have been killed in a roadside bombing in Qarghayo district of eastern Laghman province, officials said Tuesday. Governor’s spokesman, Asadullah Dawlatzai, told Pajhwok Afghan News that a roadside bomb...
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Donors urged to tie Afghan aid to cut in civilian casualties

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Feb 10, 2019 - 20:00
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Civilian Protection Advocacy Group (CPAG) on Sunday urged international donors to link their aid to Afghanistan with reducing civilian causalities. A statement from the group said international donors should put pressure on the...
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Civilians suffer casualties in Kunar airstrike: MP

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Dec 15, 2018 - 18:37
KABUL /ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Dozens of civilians suffered casualties in an airstrike in eastern Kunar province, a lawmaker claimed on Saturday, but local officials said insurgents were the target of the Afghan forces-led night raid.
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32 killed, half of them civilians, in Helmand airstrike

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Nov 28, 2018 - 15:25
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Sixteen civilians and as many Taliban insurgents have been killed in airstrikes by foreign forces in the Garamsir district of southern Helmand province, an official said on Wednesday. The airstrikes were carried out in Zanziri...
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Taliban promises sparing civilians during elections

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Oct 08, 2018 - 13:34
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Monday warned of attacking security forces during the upcoming parliamentary elections, scheduled for October 20. However, the militant movement promised taking all possible measures to spare civilians and take care...
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6 civilians killed in Nangarhar nighttime raid

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Jul 13, 2018 - 13:53
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Intelligence forces allegedly killed six civilians and arrested three suspects during a nighttime raid in the Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province, the governor’s spokesman said Friday. Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok...
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Diplomat sees spike in attacks on Afghan civilians

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May 23, 2018 - 12:12
KABUL (Pajhwok): There has been a significant spike in attacks on civilians, schools, mosques, hospitals, voter registration sites and other safe spaces, says am Afghan diplomat. “By systematically targeting our children, medical personnel,...
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2 killed, 1 injured in Logar roadside blast

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May 01, 2018 - 20:48
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and a third wounded when a roadside bomb hit a civilian vehicle in the capital of central Logar province on Tuesday, an official said.
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5 civilians killed, 10 wounded in Nangarhar roadside blast

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Apr 20, 2018 - 14:09
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Five civilians were killed and ten others sustained wounds after a roadside bomb ripped through their vehicle in the Haska Mena district of eastern Nangarhar province on Friday, a tribal elder said.
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Civilian casualties alleged in Nangarhar operation

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Mar 28, 2018 - 15:37
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Several civilians have suffered casualties and financial losses in an operation in the Sherzad district of eastern Nangarhar province, residents claimed on Wednesday. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok...
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Fresh violence leave 1 civilian dead, 6 injured

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Mar 18, 2018 - 16:07
KABUL (Pajhwok): One civilian was killed and six other were wounded as a result of violent incidents in different parts of the country on Sunday, officials said. Nangarhar governor’s spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok Afghan News three...
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