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3 killed, 8 wounded in Jalalabad blast

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Mar 19, 2018 - 14:12
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Four supporters of Hizb-I-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) were killed and 11 others wounded in a blast in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province on Monday, an official said. Governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told...
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6 students wounded in Kabul grenade blast

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Mar 18, 2018 - 16:40
KABUL (Pajhwok): Six students, including four girls, were wounded in a hand-grenade blast inside their private learning institute in Dash-i-Barchi area of Kabul City on Sunday.
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8 killed, 22 injured in Kabul suicide bombing

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Mar 09, 2018 - 13:57
KABUL (Pajhwok): At least eight people were killed and more than 20 others were wounded on Friday when a suicide bomber blew himself up near a gathering in memory of Abdul Ali Mazari in Kabul. The blast occurred at about 11:20am in Qala Nazar area...
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5 dead in Zabul blasts, Taliban attack

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Feb 22, 2018 - 15:06
QALAT (Pajhwok): Five people, including security forces, have been killed and six others wounded in a roadside blasts and Taliban attack in southern Zabul province, an official said on Thursday Police Chief Col. Ghulam Jailani told Pajhwok Afghan...
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Farah blast leaves two footballers dead, 3 wounded

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Feb 11, 2018 - 12:43
FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Two footballers have been killed and three others wounded in a roadside blast in Anar Dara district of western Farah province, an official said on Sunday. Habibullah, a relative of the victims, told Pajhwok Afghan News the...
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2 women, child dead in Ghazni landmine explosion

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Feb 02, 2018 - 23:50
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Two women and a child were killed after the vehicle they were travelling in struck a roadside bomb in the Gilan district of southeastern Ghazni province on Friday, the governor’s spokesman said. Mohammad Arif Noori told...
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12 civilians dead in Herat landmine explosion

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Jan 21, 2018 - 16:27
HERAT (Pajhwok): A dozen civilians were killed on Sunday morning when a roadside bomb ripped through their vehicle in western Herat province, an official said. Police spokesman Abdul Ahad Walizad told Pajhwok Afghan News the explosion took place in...
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Own bomb kills 2 militants on bike in Nangarhar

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Jan 18, 2018 - 16:49
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A blast killed two suspected Taliban militants and wounded a third in the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Thursday. The three men were carrying explosives on a bike on Wednesday when the explosives...
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MPs dub Thursday’s suicide blast as questionable

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Jan 06, 2018 - 19:18
KABUL (Pajhwok): Several Wolesi Jirga members, demanding a thorough probe into Thursday’s bombing in Kabul, on Saturday called the suicide attack “as questionable.” At least 13 policemen were killed and another 16 wounded in the suicide attack in...
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Taliban commander among 4 killed by own explosives

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Jan 06, 2018 - 11:46
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A notorious Taliban commander has been killed along with three associates in a landmine explosion in eastern Kunar province, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Saturday. A statement from the ministry said the militants were...
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4 border police personnel killed in Faryab blast

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Dec 26, 2017 - 16:55
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Four border policemen were killed and two others injured in a landmine explosion on Maimana-Andkhoi Road in northwestern Faryab province on Tuesday, reliable sources said Tuesday. The blast took place at around 1:30pm in Qar...
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Roadside blast in Helmand’s Marja district: 7 civilians dead

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Dec 24, 2017 - 14:29
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Seven civilians were killed in a landmine blast in the Marja district of southern Helmand province on Sunday morning, sources said. Kamran, a resident of the district, told Pajhwok Afghan News the explosion took place at around...
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7 killed, 9injured in blast near 2nd CEO home

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Dec 08, 2017 - 19:30
KABUL (Pajhwok): Seven civilians were killed and nine others wounded in a bomb blast near the house of Second Chief Executive Officer Mohammad Khan in Kabul on Friday afternoon.
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Imam killed, 8 injured in Nangarhar mosque bombing

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Dec 08, 2017 - 15:48
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): One person was killed and eight others wounded on Friday in a bomb blast inside a mosque in Momand Dara district of eastern Nangarhar province.
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Helmand landmine blast leaves 3 children injured

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Dec 02, 2017 - 22:16
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): At least three children suffered injuries in a landmine explosion in Greshk district of southern Helmand province on Saturday, an official said.
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7 children injured in Uruzgan mortar shell explosion

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Nov 29, 2017 - 11:55
TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): Seven children have been injured in a mortar shell explosion in the Chora district of central Uruzgan province, an official said on Wednesday. A relative of the children Niamatullah told Pajhwok Afghan News the unexploded shell...
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High-ranking police official killed in Peshawar blast

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Nov 24, 2017 - 15:59
KABUL (Pajhwok): A high ranking police official was killed in a suicide attack in the capital of Pakistan’s northern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Friday, media reports said. Additional Inspector General (AIG) (Headquarters) Ashraf Noor was in his...
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Policeman killed, 3 militiamen injured in Tirinkot blast

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Nov 12, 2017 - 21:05
TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): A landmine explosion killed one policeman and injured a second policeman and two uprising members in the capital of central Uruzgan province on Sunday, an official said. Provincial deputy police chief, Abdul Qawi Omari, told...
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5 local police killed in Kunar roadside blast

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Nov 09, 2017 - 18:17
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Five Afghan Local Police (ALP) members were killed on Thursday when a roadside bomb ripped through their vehicle in the Nari district of eastern Kunar province. The ALP men were on a patrol in Shari Kot area when fell prey to the...
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8 killed, 22 wounded in Parwan tanker blast

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Nov 01, 2017 - 23:08
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Eight people were burned to death and 20 others sustained injuries after their bus was engulfed by an explosion in nearby fuel tankers in the capital of central Parwan province on Wednesday night.
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