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5 police killed, 2 wounded in Ghazni attack

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Mar 18, 2018 - 17:05
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Five policemen were killed and two others wounded in a Taliban attack on their check-post in southern Ghazni province on Sunday, an official said.
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400 returnee families assisted in Ghazni

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Mar 14, 2018 - 21:19
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Around 400 families received food and cash assistance in southern Ghazni province on Wednesday, an official said. Khaliq Dad Ahmadi, the refugee and repartition department head, told Pajhwok Afghan News the aid was given to...
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Kidnappees to be released soon, Ghazni protestors told

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Mar 13, 2018 - 22:46
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Two persons kidnapped from Qarabagh district of southern Ghazni province would be released soon, a government delegation said here on Tuesday. The two were kidnapped by gunmen who stormed their home in Shirabad area about 10...
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29 Taliban killed in Helmand, Ghazni operations

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Mar 13, 2018 - 14:37
GHAZNI CITY/LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): At least 29 insurgents have been killed and as many wounded during separate operations in southern Helmand and Ghazni provinces, the army said on Tuesday. Afghan security forces conducted operations in Deh Yak,...
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4 held in connection to Ghazni’s Sherabad incident

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Mar 11, 2018 - 15:53
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Four people have been arrested in connection to the Sherabad incident in the Qarabagh district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Sunday. Governor spokesman Mohammad Arif Noori told Pajhwok Afghan News a list of...
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4 wounded as security forces set alight protest camp

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Mar 06, 2018 - 11:06
KABUL (Pajhwok): Protestors in southern Ghazni province have accused the security of attacking them, wounding four demonstrators and setting on fire their tent. The protest erupted after two people including a child were killed by gunmen, who...
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Protestors block Kabul-Kandahar highway for a second day

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Mar 04, 2018 - 18:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): Hundreds of enraged people blocked the Kabul-Kandahar highway for a second day on Sunday to protest civilian deaths blamed on gunmen in uniform in southern Ghazni province.
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Civilian deaths: Protestors block Kabul-Kandahar road

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Mar 03, 2018 - 20:15
KABUL (Pajhwok): Hundreds of enraged residents on Saturday blocked the Kabul-Kandahar highway to protest civilian deaths blamed on gunmen in uniform in southern Ghazni province.
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Qarabagh residents protest against ALP brutality

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Feb 22, 2018 - 17:41
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The residents of Qarabagh district in southern Ghazni province on Thursday protested against Afghan Local Police (ALP) forces and uprising members. The protest comes a day after a clash between the ALP forces and Taliban...
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8 ALP personnel killed, 3 wounded in Ghazni attack

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Feb 22, 2018 - 14:01
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Eight Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel manning a check-post have been killed and three others wounded in a Taliban attack in the Deh Yak district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Thursday. Mohammad Arif...
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ALP forces buy machinegun spending own money

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Feb 21, 2018 - 17:07
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel in Muqur and Gilan districts of southern Ghazni province say they can recapture many areas from Taliban insurgents if they are given heavy and advanced weapons. Wazir Mohammad, an ALP member...
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3 passengers dead, 15 injured in Ghazni bus crash

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Feb 12, 2018 - 16:24
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): At least three people were killed and 15 others injured when a passenger bus overturned in Muqur district of southern Ghazni province on Monday. The accident involving a 303 public transport bus took place in Laram locality of...
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Probe urged after police slap 2 Ghazni education officials

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Feb 08, 2018 - 17:26
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Quick response unit police allegedly beat education department officials in front of their department in this capital city of southern Ghazni province on Thursday. Mohibullah Ansari, the provincial education director, told...
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‘Taliban mining gold in Ghazni with Pakistanis help’

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Feb 07, 2018 - 21:41
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have started digging gold in Maqur district of southern Ghazni province with the help of Pakistani engineers, residents said on Wednesday, but the rebels rejected the claim. Haji Obaidullah, a tribal elder in Maqur...
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Explosives seized, 14 Taliban killed in Ghazni

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Feb 05, 2018 - 23:33
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Security forces captured a large catche of weapons and explosives and killed 14 rebels during an operation in Deh Yak district of southern Ghazni province.
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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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Insecurity in Maqur, Gilan blamed on insufficient police

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Feb 01, 2018 - 19:59
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Local officials blame growing insecurity in Maqur and Gilan districts of southern Ghazni province on insufficient police strength.
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US airstrike hits Taliban meeting in Ghazni

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Jan 31, 2018 - 13:12
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): A US airstrike targeted a Taliban meeting in Andar district of southern Ghazni province on Tuesday, officials said, a claim rejected by the militant group. The governor’s spokesman, Mohammad Arif Noori, told Pajhwok Afghan...
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4 ALP personnel among 10 killed in Ghazni firefight

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Jan 24, 2018 - 14:43
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Four Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel and six Taliban have been killed during a clash in the Deh Yak district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Wednesday. Mohammad Arif Noori, the governor’s spokesman, told...
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Ghazni clash leaves 7 Taliban, 2 police dead

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Jan 17, 2018 - 15:25
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Seven Taliban insurgents and two policemen have been killed during a clash in the Giru district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Wednesday. Police chief Brig. Gen. Mohammad Zaman told Pajhwok Afghan News the...
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