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‘Speedy military vehicles often crush people in Kunduz’

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Sep 19, 2017 - 20:14
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The residents of northern Kunduz province say security forces’ vehicles have never obeyed traffic rules and their reckless driving often result in fatal accidents.
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6 rebels killed, 12 injured in Kunduz blasts

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Sep 11, 2017 - 19:33
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Six insurgents were killed and a dozen others wounded in two separate explosions caused by their own bombs in northern Knuduz province, an official said Monday. A reliable source at the provincial National Directorate of...
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Increasing jobless youth raises concerns in Kunduz

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Sep 08, 2017 - 16:05
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): The number of jobless youth has increased in northern Kunduz province, raising concerns about their joining of militant outfits. A civil society activist, Mohammad Qasim, on Friday told Pajhwok Afghan News the government had so far...
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13 rebels suffer casualties in Kunduz operation

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Sep 05, 2017 - 16:05
KUNDUZ/LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Local security officials on Tuesday said 13 militants have suffered casualties and a number of weapons and explosives seized in northeastern Kunduz and southern Helmand province. A security official who wished to go...
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Most of Chardarah district under Taliban control: Faqiri

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Aug 13, 2017 - 18:51
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The administrative chief of Chardarah district in northern Kunduz province has claimed over 80 percent of the district's territory was under the Taliban control and most people referred to the militant group for their disputes resolution.
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Kunduz municipality to hire 550 new workers

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Aug 06, 2017 - 20:02
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The mayor for northern Kunduz province on Sunday said some 550 new employees were being hired by the municipality for cleaning the capital city, Kunduz City. Najeebullah Omarkhail told Pajhwok Afghan News: “As part of the new...
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Taliban recapture Kunduz villages as forces retreat

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Jul 27, 2017 - 01:36
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Security forces have retreated from 10 villages in northern Kunduz province allowing the Taliban to recapture them near the provincial capital, public representatives and officials said on Wednesday, but did not provide a reason for the retreat.
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Traffic resumes as rebels driven from Kunduz-Takhar road

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Jul 25, 2017 - 18:14
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Kunduz-Takhar highway was reopened for traffic in northern Kunduz province on Tuesday after remaining closed for six days by militants, an official said. Col. Rahim Kohdanami, public order police chief in Kunduz, said the...
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MSF resumes attending patients in Kunduz after 2 years

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Jul 22, 2017 - 18:44
KABUL (Pajhwok): Medecins Sans Frontiers (MSF) or Doctors Without Borders on Saturday resumed operating a small clinic in northern Kunduz after suspending its activities about two years ago. The clinic is the first being run by MSF since American...
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‘Kunduz’s Khanabad district on brink of collapse’

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Jul 21, 2017 - 13:33
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Kunduz-Takhar highway has been closed in the Khanabad district of northern Kunduz province as clashes between security forces and Taliban insurgents continued in the district on Friday.
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Kunduz IDPs block airport road against traffic

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Jul 19, 2017 - 21:59
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Nearly 400 families, who have been displaced by the conflict in northern Kunduz province, on Wednesday threw their household belongings on the airport road, blocking it for traffic.
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NATO denies airstrikes hit Kunduz school

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Jul 15, 2017 - 14:59
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): A NATO airstrike destroyed a school and some civilian homes in northern Kunduz province on Saturday, an official said, but the military alliance rejected the claim. The governor’s spokesman, Syed Mahmood Danish, told Pajhwok...
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Latest violence uproots hundreds of Kunduz families

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Jul 11, 2017 - 18:43
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The latest outbreak of violence has displaced more than 350 families in Kunduz City, the provincial capital of northern Kunduz province, officials said on Tuesday. The displaced families have been in deep trouble due to the...
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Illegal gunmen kill 4 Kunduz brothers over ushr

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Jul 04, 2017 - 21:07
KABUL (Pajhwok): Illegal armed men, while forcibly collecting Ushr ( 10th part of harvest) killed four brothers and wounded a fifth in Khanabad district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Tuesday.
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Father of rape-murder victim seeks justice

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Jun 18, 2017 - 17:22
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The father of a 7-year-old girl, who was killed after being sexually assaulted in the Khanabad district of northeastern Kunduz province, has sought justice from the government, an official said on Sunday. Police chief Brig...
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Insecurity, soaring crime graph worry Kunduz residents

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Jun 17, 2017 - 16:33
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Most residents of northern Kunduz province, concerned over a surge in crimes, have asked police and other institutions to improve the security situation. Rabbani Rabbani, a provincial council member, said seven incidents of...
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Latest clashes drive 3,000 families from Kunduz homes

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Jun 13, 2017 - 14:31
KUDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Thousands of families have fled homes after more than 500 houses were damaged as a result of latest clashes in the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province, officials said on Tuesday. Imamuddin Quraishi, the district...
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500 Taliban suffer casualties in Kunduz clashes

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Jun 10, 2017 - 19:00
KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): More than 500 Taliban rebels have been killed and wounded during days of ongoing clashes with security forces in the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province, a military said on Saturday. Brig. Gen. Amanullah Mobin, the...
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Taliban closing in on Kunduz’s Imam Sahib district

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Jun 05, 2017 - 19:32
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Amid ongoing clashes between Taliban militants and security forces, the Imam Sahib district chief in northern Kunduz province on Monday said if reinforcements did not arrive, the district was likely to collapse.
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4 including girl injured by Kunduz mortar shell

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Jun 04, 2017 - 16:08
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Four civilians, including a girl, were wounded by a mortar shell in northern Kunduz province, an official said on Sunday. Mahfoozullah Akbari, spokesman for the 808th Spinzar police zone, told Pajhwok Afghan News militants...
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