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Increasing kidnap incidents worry Kunduzis

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Mar 15, 2018 - 16:04
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The residents of northern Kunduz province say well-off people have stopped sending their children to school and tuition fearing their kidnapping, a growing phenomenon. The residents report four abduction incidents and one...
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Naeemi urges more NATO aid for Kunduz security

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Mar 11, 2018 - 20:23
KUNUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The governor of northern Kunduz province, Abdul Jabbar Naeemi, has demanded of NATO to continue supporting security and reconstruction sectors of his province.
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Corruption alleged in Kunduz City airport project

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Mar 07, 2018 - 18:48
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Provincial council members of northeastern Kunduz province on Monday alleged corruption in execution of the provincial airport project. Yousuf Ayubi, the provincial council head, told reporters here on Wednesday that...
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Kunduzis uneasy with no telecom services at night

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Mar 03, 2018 - 19:34
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Some residents of northern Kunduz province on Saturday complained telecom services are suspended every night in many areas, urging early solution to the inconvenience. Sayed Nisar Khan, a resident of Kunduz City, the...
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Ousted Kunduz governor willing to step down

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Feb 19, 2018 - 20:05
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): The ousted governor of northern Kunduz province, Asadullah Omarkhel, on Monday rejected rumors he would also defy President Ashraf Ghani’s order to step down. Two days back, President Ghani appointed five new governors including...
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Kunduz City women demand family park

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Feb 18, 2018 - 20:37
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): A number of women on Sunday demanded of the government to construct a family park in the capital of northern Kunduz province. They argue Kunduz is insecure province where most of its residents avoid going for sightseeing and...
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Taliban trained by foreigners in Kunduz’s Imam Sahib district

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Feb 13, 2018 - 21:02
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have been provided with armed training by foreigners in the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Tuesday. District Chief Mahboob Saeedi told Pajhwok Afghan News over all security...
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All private clinics in Kunduz operating illegally

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Feb 06, 2018 - 16:21
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): All private clinics in northeastern Kunduz province are operating without licences from the government, an official claimed on Tuesday.
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12 villages cut off as Taliban dynamite Kunduz bridge

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Jan 23, 2018 - 15:54
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have blown up a major bridge disconnecting 12 villages from the Imam Sahib district center in northern Kunduz province, local residents and officials said on Tuesday. The residents complained about a sudden price...
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65 Taliban killed in Kunduz’s Chahar Dara

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Jan 22, 2018 - 20:08
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): More than 60 Taliban militants have been killed and another 32 wounded during a security operation in northern Kunduz province, local officials said Monday, a claim the rebels rejected. Afghan National Army’s 209th Shaheen Military...
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2,000 families flee homes as Kunduz raids continue

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Jan 20, 2018 - 16:35
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): An ongoing clearing operation has displaced around 2,000 families in Chardara district to the provincial capital of northern Kunduz province, an official said Saturday.
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NDS claims preventing terrorist attack in Kunduz

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Jan 20, 2018 - 15:47
KABUL (Pajhwok): The spy-network on Saturday claimed preventing a terrorist attack in northern Kunduz province by arresting a would-be suicide bomber. A statement from the National Directorate of Security (NDS) said the allege would be attacker was...
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Kunduz: 10 Taliban killed in Chardara operation

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Jan 16, 2018 - 22:17
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): At least 10 Taliban militants have been killed and five others wounded in a clearing operation Chardara district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Tuesday. The operation was conducted on Monday, said Brig. Gen Sayed...
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Thousands of Dasht-i-Archi students out of school

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Jan 15, 2018 - 18:01
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): A number of schools in the Dash-i-Archi district of northern Kunduz province have been closed due to recent spike in insecurity, affecting thousands of students. The residents of the district demand the government reopen the...
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Kunduz police arrest robbery gang, defuse landmine

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Dec 29, 2017 - 20:13
KABUL (Pajhwok): An eight-member robbery gang has been arrested in the capital of northern Kunduz province, police said on Friday.
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Firewood prices jump in Kunduz as winter arrives

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Dec 10, 2017 - 17:51
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): With the advent of winter, firewood prices have almost doubled in the capital of northern Kunduz province, residents complain. Currently seven kilograms of firewood and coal is sold for 100 afghanis compared to 60 afghanis...
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Kunduz governance slow as acting heads reign

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Dec 03, 2017 - 18:24
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Running government departments by acting heads has slowed down governance related affairs in northern Kunduz province, local officials say. Based on information received by Pajhwok Afghan News, Kunduz departments headed by acting...
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3 Kunduz agriculture officials face graft charges

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Nov 21, 2017 - 17:48
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Appellate Court in northern Kunduz province has detained three provincial agriculture department officials over alleged corruption. Appellate court prosecutor Mohammad Arif Mubashir told Pajhwok Afghan News that they...
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Winter diseases attack children of Kunduz IDPs

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Nov 16, 2017 - 15:43
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Displaced by the conflict, around 3,000 families from two districts of northern Kunduz province have been struggling with numerous problems, including lack of shelter to protect themselves from merciless winter, an official...
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Kunduz provincial council gets new building

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Nov 09, 2017 - 18:42
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The new building of provincial council of northeastern Kunduz was inaugurated on Thursday, an official said. Amruddin Wali, the provincial council head, who was speaking to the inauguration ceremony of the facility, said that...
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