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Taliban Shot Dead 1 Police Officer, Abducted 13 in Jawzjan

Taliban Militants shot dead one police officer, abducted 11 civilians and two other police officers in Jawzjan province late on Sunday night, local officials said. Jawzjan Police commander, Ghulam Nabi Farahang stated that the abducted individuals were on way to Sheberghan city that faced Taliban’s ambush in Khamab district of …

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Taliban Kills 14 Soldiers in Kunduz

At least 14 Afghan National Army soldiers were killed and four others wounded in a Taliban attack in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan last night, a local official said Thursday morning. Safiullah Amiri, a member of the Kunduz provincial council told Ariana News that the incident has taken place in …

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Senior Jamiat Commander Killed in Faryab Blast

Ghulam Farooq Qata, a former commander of Hezb-e-Jamiat Islami Afghanistan, has been killed in a roadside bomb blast in northwestern Faryab province, an official said Tuesday. Provincial Police spokesman Abdul Karim Yourish told Ariana News that last night Taliban militants attacked over Shirinak village in Almar district of the province. …

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Taliban Kidnaps IEC Staff Members in Ghor

The Taliban militants have kidnapped three IEC voter registration employees along with two policemen in central Ghor province, officials said Tuesday. The individuals have been kidnapped from a voter registration center in Ferozkoh City of the province, said Fazlullah Jalali, head of IEC’s provincial office. Confirming the incident, Mohammad Iqbal …

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Taliban Attacks Ghazni District, Killing Seven Including District Governor

At least seven people including district governor of Khwaja Omari were killed and nine others wounded in a Taliban attack in Ghazni province early Thursday morning, officials confirmed. Provincial police chief Mohammad Zaman Khosti told Ariana News that the incident took place at about 2:00 am after Taliban insurgents attacked …

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