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188 civilians killed, injured in Taliban attacks: MoI

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Oct 24, 2020 - 16:13
KABUL (Pajhwok): Fifty-one civilians have been killed 137 others wounded in the Taliban attacks in the past one week, The Interior Ministry (MoI) on Saturday. The Taliban carried out 356 attacks during the period, the MoI wrote on its facebook page...
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Taliban set up checkpoints on key highway

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Oct 19, 2020 - 15:31
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have established checkpoints on the Kabul -Kandahar Highway in southern Ghazni province, where they search vehicles and collect tax, drivers and passengers said on Monday.
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American forces reject Doha Agreement violation

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Oct 18, 2020 - 18:22
KABUL (Pajhwok): US Forces in Afghanistan on Sunday spurned Taliban ’s claim of violating the Doha Agreement by conducting airstrikes in Helmand and Farah provinces. “We categorically reject the Taliban's claim the United States has violated the US-...
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Taliban wants peace agreement with US bottom-line for talks: Saleh

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Oct 16, 2020 - 18:49
KABUL (Pajhwok): First Vice President Amrullah Saleh on Friday said that Afghan nation commemorate their heroes but no Afghan remembered and dropped tears for the fall of Taliban ’s regime after 25 years. Saleh expressed the view while addressing a...
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251 civilians suffer causalities in Taliban attacks

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Oct 14, 2020 - 14:30
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior Affairs on Wednesday said 251 civilians suffered causalities in Taliban attacks during the past week across the country. Tariq Aryan, MoI spokesman, wrote on his Twitter account that the civilian causalities...
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Helmand: 170 Taliban killed in last 48 hours

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Oct 12, 2020 - 16:08
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): At least 170 Taliban militants have been killed and hundreds of others wounded in security forces operations during the last 48 hours in southern Helmand province, police said on Monday. Police Chief Brig. Gen. Khalil Rahman...
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Trump will win reelection, hope Taliban

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Oct 11, 2020 - 08:33
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban hope US President Donald Trump, who said last week that all American troops should return home by Christmas, will win next month’s election. "We hope he will win the election and wind up US military presence in...
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Trump’s announcement a positive step: Taliban

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Oct 08, 2020 - 14:40
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Thursday hailed President Donald Trump’s pledge to withdraw all US troops from Afghanistan by Christmas. The spokesman for Taliban’s political office in Qatar welcomed the US leader’s announcement in a brief statement...
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Join hands for Islamic govt, Taliban urge Afghans

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Oct 06, 2020 - 15:28
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban have called on all sides to understand the sensitivity of the time and join hands for the establishment of an inclusive, independent and Islamic government. The Taliban said this in a statement issued on the 19...
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No plan to meet Ghani: Taliban’s political office

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Oct 06, 2020 - 08:51
KABUL (Pajhwok): Taliban leaders have no plans to meet President Ashraf Ghani during his visit to Qatar, the militant movement’s political office in Doha says. On Monday, Ghani left for Doha and held talks with top Qatari officials besides meeting...
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21 Taliban killed, 17 injured in Uruzgan fighting

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Oct 01, 2020 - 13:09
KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 20 fighters have been killed and 17 others wounded in clashes and airstrikes in central Uruzgan province, an official claimed on Thursday. Ahmad Shah Sahil, the governor’s spokesman, said the insurgents -- armed with...
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65 Taliban killed, 35 wounded in Paktika clash

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Sep 24, 2020 - 16:07
SHARANA (Pajhwok): Dozens of Taliban fighters and three security personnel have been killed during a clash and airstrike in the Waza Khwa district of southeastern Paktika province, an official said Thursday.
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Taliban term VPs comments against peace

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Sep 22, 2020 - 19:10
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Tuesday accused President Ashraf Ghani’s deputies of anti-peace rhetoric, saying these faces were against peace since day one. First Vice President Amrullah Saleh on International Peace Day said that the Taliban...
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Taliban voice aversion to interim govt idea

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Sep 20, 2020 - 10:04
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban are against the formation of an interim government in the country, says the insurgent movement’s spokesman. In an interview with a local media outlet on Saturday, Zabihullah Mujahid insisted that killing those who...
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3 security personnel killed in Faryab clash

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Sep 18, 2020 - 14:55
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Three security personnel have been killed and one injured during a clash with the Taliban in northwestern Faryab province, according to a well-placed source on Friday. A military vehicle came under the Taliban attack in the Kata...
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Want Islamic system, not power, say Taliban

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Sep 16, 2020 - 08:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban say their struggle is focused on ridding Afghanistan of foreign occupation – not on sizing power at all costs. “We seek the independence of our country and the establishment of an Islamic system,” Taliban’s chief...
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Taliban free 22 more govt prisoners in Helmand

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Sep 12, 2020 - 17:43
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Saturday said they released 22 more government prisoners for the success of intra-Afghan peace negotiations in the Qatari capital Doha. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in a statement that the prisoners were...
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Doha talks: Afghans say their only demand is peace

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Sep 12, 2020 - 16:01
KABUL (Pajhwok): The people of Afghanistan say the government and Taliban peace negotiating teams should agree on ceasefire and an honorable and lasting peace without any conditions. The keenly-anticipated peace negotiations between the Afghan...
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12 Taliban killed in Kandahar, Laghman clashes

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Sep 11, 2020 - 16:49
KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 22 Taliban insurgents suffered casualties during separate incidents of violence in Laghman and Kandahar provinces, officials said Friday. In Laghman, Taliban insurgents waged a coordinated attack on police posts in Alingar...
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Khalilzad, Taliban leaders hold talks in Doha

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Sep 09, 2020 - 15:09
KABUL (Pajhwok): The US special envoy has met the head of the Taliban ’s new negotiating team for peace talks with the Afghan government, the rebel movement says. Zalmay Khalilzad met the head of the Taliban's political office, Mullah Abdul Ghani...
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