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Above 14,000 acres of land usurped in Baghlan

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Jan 27, 2018 - 19:39
PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Above 14,000 acres of state and private land has been usurped by powerful individuals and government officials in northern Baghlan province, Pajhwok Afghan News has learnt. According to the Land Authority, the list of 1,744...
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42pc of Parwan teacher township land usurped

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Jan 15, 2018 - 00:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): Powerful individuals have encroached upon around 42 acres of land belonging to a teacher’s township in central Parwan province, officials said Sunday.
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In Nangarhar, big-time land-grabbers remain at large

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Dec 10, 2017 - 15:55
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Despite president’s order, major land-grabbers are yet to be dragged to court in eastern Nangarhar province over the past two years, Pajhwok Afghan News has learnt. During his trip to Nangarhar in 2015, President Ashraf Ghani...
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1,200 people grabbing 125,000 acres of Balkh land

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Aug 05, 2017 - 16:51
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Nearly 125,000 acres of land has been usurped in northern Balkh province during the past one and a half decades, a public representative said Saturday. Balkh provincial council head, Dr. Mohammad Afzal Hadid, told Pajhwok...
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Logar residents take to the streets against land grab

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May 24, 2017 - 12:54
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Hundreds of residents on Wednesday protested against land grabbers and blocked the Kabul-Gardez highway in central Logar province for traffic. The protest was attended by hundreds local tribal elders and residents of Mohammad...
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650,000 acres of govt land usurped nationwide

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Mar 15, 2017 - 18:47
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Independent Land Authority (AILA) on Wednesday said more than 650,000 acres of land has been usurped by powerful individuals in 30 provinces of the country. Ghulam Hussain Rahmani, AILA spokesman, said the government...
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Noose tightened around land grabbers in Laghman

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Feb 14, 2017 - 00:19
KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 170 people accused of usurping government land have recently been introduced to the attorneys in eastern Laghman province, officials said on Monday. The crackdown on illegal land grabbers comes amid an ongoing strike by...
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46 land-grabbers in Nangarhar referred to prosecutors

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Jan 25, 2016 - 15:05
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Forty-six people detained on land-grabbing charges have been referred to the attorney office in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Monday. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News efforts...
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Land-grab incidents fuelling insecurity in Garmser: Governor

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Oct 10, 2015 - 17:05
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): The governor of southern Helmand province on Saturday claimed some people in Garamser district had grabbed government land, fuelling insecurity and related problems in the town.
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