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Auditing process halted due to physical clashes

The auditing process of all votes cast temporarily halted due to physical clashes among the observers of the two presidential contenders. Ashraf Ghani’s electoral team accused the international observers of supporting the rival team and Abdullah’s electoral team accused the independent election commission (IEC) of supporting Ghani’s team. It has …

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2 women shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Jawzjan

Two women last night were shot dead Afghan Tapa village of Sheberghan province by unidentified gunmen, officials said. Jawzjan police commander has confirmed the deaths, said the reason for their murder is unclear and an investigation is underway. Jawzjan police commander, Faqir Muhammad Jawzjani noted that the two women named …

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EU Condemns Kabul Insider Attack

The European Union Special Representative, Franz-Michael Melbin, has condemned yesterday’s attack on Afghan and international troops in west of Kabul. A man dressed in Afghan Army uniform opened fire on NATO troops in Afghan National Military Academy of Kabul, killing a senior US general and wounding 15 others, including Afghan …

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Dozens of Insurgents Attack Musa Qala of Helmand

Dozens of armed militants have once again attacked on southern Helmand, this time on Musa Qala district, similar attack on Sangin district earlier this month. Spokesman of Helmand governor, Omar Zowak, confirmed that the attack of insurgents was similar to attack last month on Sangin district in which hundreds of …

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Karzai Condemns Qargha Military Camp Attack

President Hamid Karzai has condemned the attack on US and Afghan military trainers Tuesday at a military camp in Qargha, west of Kabul. A man dressed in Afghan Army uniform opened fire on NATO troops in Afghan National Military Academy of Kabul, killing a senior US general and wounding 15 …

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Britain Ready To Send Troops To Afghanistan After 2014

Britain Chief of the General Staff, General Peter Wall has said that British troops could return to Afghanistan if the country once again becomes a haven for the terrorist groups or Taliban return to power. General Peter Wall noted that if the situation changes and the Taliban insurgency gains ground, …

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Landslide in Takhar kills 3 Afghans

Local officials in Takhar province have said that at least 3 members of a family are feared dead and 3 others wounded after a mountainside collapsed causing a massive landslide in Chahe Abb district of Takhar province. Those who were caught by the catastrophic landslip were from the Chahe Abb …

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