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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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Commanders among 12 rebels killed in Herat

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Oct 10, 2020 - 13:18
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): At least 12 Taliban insurgents, including four commanders, have been killed in the Adraskan district of western Herat province, an official said on Saturday.
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7 civilians lose lives to Helmand, Herat bombings

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Oct 10, 2020 - 11:23
KABUL (Pajhwok): Seven civilians have lost their lives in two roadside bombings in southern Helmand and western Herat provinces, officials said on Saturday. In the Greshk district of Helmand, roadside bomb ripped through a passenger bus on Saturday...
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790 alleged criminals arrested in Herat: Police

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Oct 08, 2020 - 15:43
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): More than 790 people have been arrested in western Herat province in connection with different crimes during the past one and a half months, police said. Herat Police Chief Col. Obaidullah Nawrozi said the suspects had been...
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IDLG accused of delaying Herat health officials’ salaries

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Oct 03, 2020 - 18:19
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Over 200 health officials in western Herat province have not received their salaries from the past two months, an official said on Saturday. Public Health Director Abdul Hakim Tamana complained against the Independent...
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6 security personnel killed in Herat bombing

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Sep 17, 2020 - 18:07
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Six security forces have been killed and six others injured in a car bombing in the Zawal district of western Herat province, an official said on Thursday. Governor spokesperson Jilani Farhad confirmed the incident and said the...
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11-year-old boy rescued from kidnappers in Herat

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Sep 10, 2020 - 18:48
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Security forces have rescued an 11-year-old boy from his kidnappers in western Herat province, an official said on Thursday. Governor Wahid Qatali, while handing over the recovered boy to his parents at the National Directorate...
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2-day drive to promote local products launched in Herat

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Sep 02, 2020 - 18:11
KABUL (Pajhwok): A two-day campaign to encourage people to buy local products has been launched in western Herat province, the provincial governor said on Wednesday. Syed Wahid Qatali told Pajhwok Afghan News the purpose of the campaign was to...
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Herat protestors demand truce, inclusive peace talks

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Aug 29, 2020 - 17:32
KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan National Peace Movement (ANPM) activists have erected a protest tent in front of the Governor Office in western Herat province against not involving people in peace related matters. The protest participants expressed...
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Shop bombing wounds three in Herat City

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Aug 28, 2020 - 11:53
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A bomb blast injured at least three people in this capital city of western Herat province on Friday amid preparations for the Ashura , an official said. The blast took place in the limits of the fifth security district shortly...
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Herat customs employee detained over bribery

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Aug 19, 2020 - 17:42
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Intelligence operatives have arrested a customs officer in western Herat province over allegedly taking bribe, an official said on Wednesday. An official at the Herat National Directorate of Security ( NDS ) office, who wished...
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Herat firefighting department lacks facilities

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Aug 16, 2020 - 15:40
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Firefighters in western Herat province on Sunday said they have no firefighting facilities in districts and they have been providing services in the provincial capital only since 40 years. Habibullah Habibi, Herat firefighting...
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Herat civil society activists oppose Loya Jirga

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Aug 06, 2020 - 15:38
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A number of civil society activists in western Herat province on Thursday staged a rally in Herat City and expressed their opposition to Friday’s Consultative Loy Jirga (CLJ). They claimed that President Ashraf Ghani by...
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MSF to begin work in Herat Covid-19 hospital

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Jun 21, 2020 - 18:23
KABUL (Pajhwok):The Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) has said it would continue equipping and providing medicine to Dasht-i-Barchi Maternity Ward in Kabul and would launch work in the Covid-19 Treatment Center of western Herat province in near future...
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5 employees of DAB killed in Herat

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Apr 10, 2020 - 10:50
KABUL (Pajhwok): Five employees of Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB) injured in an armed attack in western Herat province on Friday, an official said.
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3-member group of kidnappers arrested in Herat

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Apr 04, 2020 - 14:57
کابل (پژواک، ۱۶ حمل ۹۹): وزارت امور داخله می گوید، در یک عملیات مشترک هدفمند نیروهای پولیس ملی و امنیت ملی یک گروه از آدم ربایان در ولایت هرات بازداشت شدند.
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Kabul not serious to fight virus in Herat: PC

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Mar 31, 2020 - 19:59
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): The Provincial Council (PC) head of western Herat province on Tuesday accused the central government of negligence in dealing with coronavirus in western Herat province.
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Police recover explosive-laden vehicle in Herat

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Mar 30, 2020 - 18:10
KABUL (Pajhwok): Security forces have recovered an explosive-laden vehicle in western Herat province, a statement said on Monday. “Security forces recovered a vehicle with four tonnes of explosive during operation in the Gangak locality of Ghoryan...
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500 prisoners to be freed from Herat prison

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Mar 29, 2020 - 19:06
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Five hundred prisoners to be released from prison in western Herat province fearing the spread of coronavirus among them, an official said on Sunday.
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Friday prayer not offered in 700 Herat City mosques

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Mar 27, 2020 - 19:55
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Friday congregations not offered in 700 mosques in western Herat province in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, an official said. Syed Mohammad Sherzad, director Hajj and Religious Affairs of Herat, told Pajhwok Afghan...
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