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Eight policemen killed in Afghanistan

August 26th, 2010 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kunduz (Afghanistan), Aug 26 (DPA) Eight Afghan policemen were killed and one was injured Thursday in the northern province of Kunduz when gunmen attacked them, the provincial governor said. "Our eight brave ... Read more...

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Weapons cache seized in Afghanistan

February 19th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 19 (IANS) The Afghan and NATO-led international security forces have seized a weapons cache in Afghanistan's northeastern Nuristan province, officials said in a statement Friday. The weapons, seized late Thursday, included ... Read more...

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Security forces conduct operations in Afghanistan

August 23rd, 2009 - 10:38 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Afghan and international security forces on Saturday conducted joint operations in Kandahar and Logar Provinces to disrupt insurgent activity in the regions, officials said on Sunday. The first operations ... Read more...

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Afghan presidential elections will be held on August 20

January 29th, 2009 - 11:11 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Jan. 29 (ANI): Afghanistans Election Commission chief Azizullah Ludin announced that its second ever presidential election would be held on August 20, three months late because of insecurity and logistic ... Read more...

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At least 10 killed in Afghanistan clashes

January 27th, 2009 - 6:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 27 (DPA) Two police officers and three civilians were killed in two Taliban attacks in eastern Afghanistan, while police supported by NATO troops killed five Taliban fighters including a commander ... Read more...

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Pak govt sets up makeshift mart in Islamabads Diplomatic Enclave for foreign envoys

September 29th, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sept 29 (ANI): With the objective of ensuring security and safety of the foreign diplomats, the Pakistan Government has reportedly set up a temporary daily mart in Diplomatic Enclave, which ... Read more...

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World has failed to meet Afghanistan’s needs: UN

July 10th, 2008 - 7:04 am ICT by IANS
DPA New York, July 10 (DPA) The appeal for $404 million launched Wednesday by the Kabul government and the UN shows that the world has not done enough to meet Afghanistan's humanitarian needs, ... Read more...

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12 militants killed in Afghan air strike

July 5th, 2008 - 12:53 am ICT by IANS
Xinhua Kabul, July 4 (Xinhua) At least 12 militants were killed Friday in an airstrike carried out by the NATO-led International Security Forces (ISAF) in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nuristan, officials said. The ... Read more...

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94 Taliban insurgents killed

June 21st, 2008 - 9:58 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Kabul, June 21 (Xinhua) At least 94 Taliban insurgents have been killed in a major offensive launched by the Afghan troops backed by international security forces in Afghanistan's restive southern province of ... Read more...

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Eight Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

March 30th, 2008 - 4:16 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Kabul, March 30 (Xinhua) At least eight Taliban insurgents have been killed in a gunfight with the government troops in Afghanistan's southern province of Zabul, provincial police said Sunday. The militants attacked ... Read more...

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UN police in Kosovo raid court occupied by Serbs, 53 arrested

March 17th, 2008 - 4:26 pm ICT by admin
DPA Pristina, March 17 (DPA) International security forces in Kosovo stormed a district court building in a town early Monday morning and arrested 53 Serbs who had occupied the building since Friday. The ... Read more...

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Women play important role in nation-building: Study

February 28th, 2008 - 4:39 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 28 (ANI): Contrary to the opinions of policymakers, womens participation in nation-building plays an important role in achieving an equitable, peaceful and more prosperous society, says a new study.Most of ... Read more...

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