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17 insurgents killed in Afghanistan


May 1st, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 1 (IANS) Seventeen insurgents, including a local Taliban commander, have been killed by Afghan soldiers during a four-day operation in the country's Badghis province, Xinhua reported.Badghis is ... Read more...

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Spain to start pulling troops out of Afghanistan in 2012


November 18th, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by BNO News
MADRID (BNO NEWS) -- Spanish troops could start its pull out from Afghanistan in 2012, Spanish media reported on Thursday quoting NATO sources.According to El Pais newspaper, NATO expects Spain to begin ... Read more...

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Taliban In Afghanistan Execute Pregnant Widow Accused Of Adultery


August 14th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The atrocities in the name of Islam carried out by the Taliban in Afghanistan has raised goose bumps many a times in the past and the ... Read more...

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Taliban publicly execute woman in Afghanistan


August 9th, 2010 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 9 (IANS) Taliban militants publicly flogged and then shot dead a 48-year-old widow for alleged adultery in Afghanistan, a media report said Monday. The woman was given dozens of ... Read more...

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14 people killed in helicopter crashes in Afghanistan


October 27th, 2009 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, Oct 26 (DPA) Fourteen people, including 10 US citizens, were killed Monday in helicopter crashes in Afghanistan, one of which was believed to be a mid-air collision between two aircraft, ... Read more...

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Afghan copter crashes toll rises from four to 14


October 26th, 2009 - 8:07 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul (Afghanistan), oct. 26 (ANI): The death toll from crashes in southern and western Afghanistan involving two helicopters rose from four to 14 on Monday.Reports said 14 American soldiers and civilians ... Read more...

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Taliban commander surrenders in Afghanistan


September 15th, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 15 (Xinhua) A Taliban commander Mullah Abdul Salam has surrendered to the authorities in Afghanistan's northwest Badghis province, a media report said Tuesday. "Mullah Abdul Salam along with one of ... Read more...

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Afghan soldier, over 50 Taliban killed in clashes


June 11th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 11 (DPA) An Afghan Army soldier and more than 50 militants were killed in separate clashes in Afghanistan as the Taliban have stepped their country-wide attacks, officials said Thursday. In ... Read more...

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Afghan troops kill six Taliban militants


June 1st, 2009 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 1 (Xinhua) Six Taliban militants have been killed in fighting with the security forces in Afghanistan's northwestern Badghis province, officials said Monday. "In chasing Taliban insurgents, the troops of Afghan ... Read more...

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18 militants, six soldiers killed in Afghanistan clash


May 30th, 2009 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 30 (Xinhua) Twenty-four people, including 18 suspected Taliban insurgents, were killed as fighting flared up in Afghanistan's northwest Badghis province, its governor said Saturday. "Taliban fighters ambushed a unit of ... Read more...

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Two Taliban commanders among 17 killed in Afghanistan


February 16th, 2009 - 5:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 16 (DPA) Afghan army troops and US-led forces killed at least nine militants, including two of their commanders, in western Afghanistan, while eight other rebels were killed in a clash ... Read more...

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Suicide bomber, dozens of Taliban killed in Afghanistan (Lead)


August 30th, 2008 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 30 (DPA) A suicide bomber attacked a convoy of international troops in Kabul, killing only himself, while dozens of Taliban militants were killed in clashes with Afghan and international forces ... Read more...

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25 Taliban insurgents killed in Afghanistan


July 3rd, 2008 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kabul, July 3 (DPA) Twenty-five Taliban fighters were killed in Afghanistan's western areas and two Afghan soldiers in the south in the latest wave of insurgency-related violence, security officials said Thursday. In ... Read more...

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Dozens of Taliban fighters killed in Afghanistan: Police


June 2nd, 2008 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Kabul, June 2 (DPA) An Afghan police official said Monday their forces backed by international troops killed and wounded dozens of militants after Taliban fighters attacked police posts in western Afghanistan. Around ... Read more...

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Suicide attack kills ten police officers in Afgahnistan


April 23rd, 2008 - 7:00 pm ICT by admin
Kandahar, Apr 23 (ANI): In Afghainstan, ten police officers were killed and as many were injured in three separate incidents on Wednesday. A suicide bomber attacked a police convoy in southern ... Read more...

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Afghan police kill two Taliban insurgents


March 10th, 2008 - 12:51 am ICT by admin
Xinhua Kabul, March 9 (Xinhua) Two Taliban insurgents were killed and three injured in a gun battle between the rebels and police officials in Afghanistan's northwest Badghis province, the interior ministry said Sunday. ... Read more...

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Spanish troops open orphanage in Afghanistan


March 7th, 2008 - 8:45 pm ICT by admin
Kabul, March 7 (IANS) Spanish troops stationed in Afghanistan as part of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) have opened an orphanage in Afghanistan's Qala-e-Naw, the capital of north-western Badghis province, Spain's ... Read more...

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