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Logar rally demands countrywide ban on Pakistani currency

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Feb 17, 2018 - 21:33
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people on Saturday staged a protest demonstration against Pakistan and called for a ban on local transactions in Pakistani rupees across the country. Around 400 people took part in the rally in Pul-i-Alam, the...
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Many Logar schools without buildings, textbooks

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Feb 12, 2018 - 23:18
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Around 50 percent of schools in central Logar province are without buildings and lack textbooks, education officials say.
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Taliban trick, behead ALP member in Logar

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Jan 17, 2018 - 15:19
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Taliban militants have beheaded an Afghan Local Police (ALP) member in the Mohammad Afgha district of central Logar province, an official said Wednesday. Saleem Saleh, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the...
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More than 100 IDP families get cash, food in aid

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Jan 15, 2018 - 17:21
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): At least 100 internally-displaced people (IDPs) have received cash and food aid in central Logar province, an official said on Monday. The assistance had been providing by the World Food Program (WFP) to those who were recently...
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30 projects put into service after completion in Logar

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Jan 14, 2018 - 20:46
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) put into service 30 projects after their completion in central Logar province, the ministry said Sunday.
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Logar police severely beat residents after blast

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Jan 08, 2018 - 17:51
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Police ‘ruthlessly’ thrashed a number of residents in this capital city of central Logar province after an explosion. Residents of Jumma Kala, Ali Khan Kala, Bucha Kala, Muhajir, Khwaja Mohammad and Akbar Kala areas of Pul-i-...
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Tribal elder gunned down in Logar mosque

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Dec 27, 2017 - 21:24
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A tribal elder was gunned down and a district chief survived a gun attack hours apart in central Logar province on Wednesday, officials said.
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Tribal elder among 2 gunned down in Logar

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Dec 02, 2017 - 13:11
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen have shot dead a tribal elder and a villager in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, an official said on Saturday. Governor spokesman Saleem Saleh told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident...
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US airstrike kills 5 rebels in Logar’s Azra district

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Nov 26, 2017 - 15:14
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Five Taliban insurgents were killed during an airstrike by US forces in the Azra district of central Logar province on Sunday, an official claimed. Saleem Saleh, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the US forces...
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8 Taliban killed in Logar raid

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Nov 21, 2017 - 15:05
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Eight Taliban, including the group’s commander, have been killed in security forces raid in the Baraki Barak district of central Logar province, an official said on Tuesday. Governor spokesman Saleem Saleh said the raid was...
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1 US service member killed, 6 injured in helicopter crash

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Oct 28, 2017 - 11:33
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): One US service member was killed and six others were wounded as a NATO helicopter crashed in the Kharwar district of central Logar province, officials said on Saturday. “We can confirm the crash was not the result of enemy...
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Taliban shadow district chief among 11 killed in Logar raids

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Oct 25, 2017 - 15:15
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): At least 11 Taliban insurgents have been killed, including a shadow district chief, in central Logar province, an official claimed on Wednesday. Salim Saleh, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News Special Forces...
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6 civilians killed and wounded in Logar gun attack

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Sep 29, 2017 - 13:51
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Three civilians were killed and as many injured when Taliban gunmen opened fire at a local police vehicle in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, officials said on Friday. The incident happened in Waghjan...
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Commander among 9 militants killed in Logar

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Sep 26, 2017 - 19:02
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A notorious commander was among nine Taliban militants killed during ongoing security operations in two districts of central Logar province, an official said on Tuesday. The governor’s spokesman, Salim Saleh, told Pajhwok...
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4 Taliban insurgents eliminated in Logar airstrike

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Sep 11, 2017 - 20:21
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A notorious commander was among four Taliban insurgents killed in an airstrike by Afghan forces in Charkh district of central Logar province, officials said on Monday. Logar governor’s spokesman Salim Saleh told Pajhwok Afghan...
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Elite Force attack: One architect killed in Logar

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Sep 11, 2017 - 18:40
KABUL (Pajhwok): One of the suspected architects of a deadly attack on the elite forces in Kabul has been killed during an operation by police Special Forces in central Logar province, the Ministry of Interior said on Monday. The suspect, identified...
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10 civilians killed, 2 injured in Logar unrest

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Aug 20, 2017 - 19:00
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Ten civilians have been killed and two others injured in separate of incidents of violence during the past two weeks in central Logar province, an official said on Sunday.
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Nearly 800kg of drugs seized in Logar

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Aug 14, 2017 - 18:10
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Intelligence operatives have seized nearly 800 kilograms of opium in Charkh district of central Logar province, an official said on Monday. Governor’s spokesman, Mir Ahmad Silab, told Pajhwok Afghan News National Directorate of...
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Taliban ban work on development projects in Logar

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Aug 08, 2017 - 18:19
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Taliban have ordered stopped work on some development projects in Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, residents complained on Tuesday, a claim the insurgents confirmed. A tribal elder in the district, Siraj...
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US forces camp engulfed in fire near Pul-i-Alam

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Jul 18, 2017 - 18:25
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A US forces’ oil reservoir was engulfed in fire on Tuesday in Pul-i-Alam, the capital of central Logar province, after a rocket hit the facility, an official said. Governor’s spokesman Saleem Saleh told Pajhwok Afghan News the...
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