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Badakhshan’s Lazuli, Gold Mines Being Extracted by ‘Taliban, Irresponsible People’

Revenues of two major lapis lazuli and gold mines being collected by the Taliban and irresponsible armed people in northern Badakhshan province, local officials said Saturday. Irresponsible armed people collecting revenues of lapis lazuli mine Karano Manjan district of the province since years, instead of going to government’s depleting coffers, according …

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17 Passengers Wounded In Baghlan Traffic Accident

At least 17 passengers have been wounded in a traffic accident in Charshanba-Tapa area of Afghanistan’s northern Baghlan province, officials said Thursday. Baghlan-e-Markazi district governor Gawhar Khan Baburi told Ariana News that a passenger bus overturned in Kunduz-Kabul highway this morning that left 17 people injured. The wounded people were …

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