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70,000 fruit seedlings distributed in Sar-i-Pul

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Mar 06, 2018 - 20:49
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): As many 70,000 fruit bearing trees were distributed among 560 farmers in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Tuesday.
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Sar-i-Pul passport office lacks facilities amid rush

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Feb 27, 2018 - 18:27
KABUL (Pajhwok): The number of people daily arriving at the Passport Office in northern Sar-i-Pul province to apply for passports has doubled lately, but the office cannot process even half of the applications, local people complain. The applicants...
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Man kills pregnant wife in Sar-i-Pul

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Feb 19, 2018 - 20:23
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): A man has killed his 35-year-old wife who was four and a half months pregnant in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said Monday.
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Casualties as violence escalates in various parts

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Jan 14, 2018 - 17:56
KABUL (Pajhwok): One policeman was killed and three police and as many Taliban militants were wounded in separate incidents of violence, officials said on Sunday. The three Taliban were wounded when a bomb they were shifting from one place to...
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Hundreds flee Sar-i-Pul’s Tabar area, clash continues

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Dec 14, 2017 - 18:52
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): Hundreds of families have fled homes as clashes between security forces and Taliban militants continued in Tabar area of Sancharak district in northern Sar-i-Pul province on Thursday, officials said.
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Joined by uprising commander, Taliban overrun Tabar area

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Dec 13, 2017 - 13:04
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents captured an area of Sancharak district of northern Sar-i-Pul province after a public uprising commander joined them, a security official said on Wednesday. The official, who did not want to be named, told...
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Crime cases 40pc down in Sar-i-Pul this year

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Nov 21, 2017 - 20:42
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): Local security officials on Tuesday said criminal cases decreased by 40 percent in the first eight months of the solar year in northern Sar-i-Pul province over last year’s incidents in the same period. Sar-i-Pul deputy...
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Taliban once again capture Mirzawlang valley

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Oct 13, 2017 - 15:49
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Taliban militants once again captured Mirzawlang valley in northern Sar-i-Pul province after a clash with security forces on Thursday night, a public representative said Friday. Mohammad Noor Rahmani, head of the provincial...
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5 rebels suffer in Sar-I-Pul offensive

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Sep 14, 2017 - 16:35
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): At least five militants have been killed or wounded during air operation in northern Sar-I-Pul province, officials said. Acting provincial police chief, Col. Ghulam Sakhi Nikpi told Pajhwok Afghan News foreign forces targeted...
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Taliban regain control of Mirzawlang valley

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Aug 16, 2017 - 09:54
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban militants once again captured the Mirzawlang area of Sayyad district in northern Sar-i-Pul province, a public representative said on Wednesday, when locals buried dozens of bodies found in mass graves. Asadullah...
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39 bodies recovered from Mirzawalang mass graves

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Aug 15, 2017 - 20:03
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Nearly 40 bodies allegedly killed by militants after being abducted have been found in two mass graves in the Mirzawalang locality of northern Sar-i-Pul province.
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235 Sar-i-Pul civilians released from Taliban captivity

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Aug 09, 2017 - 10:20
KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 235 hostages have been released from Taliban captivity as a result of efforts by elders and provincial government in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Wednesday.
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Taliban kill dozens of civilians in Sari-i-Pul

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Aug 06, 2017 - 18:40
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Taliban militants killed dozens of people, mostly civilians, after capturing Mirzawlang area of Sayyad district in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Sunday. The area had been under control of the Afghan Local...
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Diarrhea cases among children rising in Sar-i-Pul

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Jun 21, 2017 - 21:13
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): The number of children suffering from diarrhea has increased with the advent of summer in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said Wednesday.
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Sar-i-Pul police seize 343kgs of opium

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Jun 20, 2017 - 18:38
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Opium weighing 343 kilograms has been seized by police after half an hour clash with smugglers in northern Sar-i-Pul province, an official said on Tuesday. Brig. Gen. Khalilullah Dastyar, deputy provincial police chief, said the...
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Man, woman handed over to Taliban on adultery charge

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Jun 13, 2017 - 18:09
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): Some residents of Suzma Qela district in northern Sar-i-Pul province have handed over a 50-year-old woman and a young man to the Taliban over their alleged illicit relationship.
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Sar-i-Pul man brutally kills wife in pickaxe attack

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Jun 12, 2017 - 18:46
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): A woman has been brutally killed by husband using a pickaxe in northern Sar-i-Pul province, the Women Affairs’ Department said on Monday. The murderer has joined the Taliban.
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2 local policemen join Taliban in Sar-i-Pul

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May 20, 2017 - 21:24
SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Two local police personnel have joined the Taliban along with their weapons in northern Sar-i-Pul province, a public representative claimed on Saturday. Muhammad Ali Hakimi, a member of the Sar-i-Pul provincial council, told...
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13 insurgents killed, 8 injured in Sar-i-pul offensive

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Apr 15, 2017 - 21:16
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): At least 13 militants have been killed and eight others wounded during a newly-launched mopping-up operation in northern Sar-i-pul province, local authorities said on Saturday. Sar-i-pul Governor Mohammad Zahir Wahdat told...
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16 insurgents killed, 22 injured in Sar-i-Pul operation

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Apr 08, 2017 - 18:37
SAR-I-PUL CITY (Pajhwok): At least 16 insurgents have been killed and 22 others wounded during an ongoing operation in Sayyad district of northern Sar-i-Pul province, officials said on Saturday. Governor Mohammad Zahir Wahdat, who was visiting the...
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