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44 missing people traced in Pakistan


June 10th, 2012 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 10 (IANS) Pakistan is working "vigorously" on reports of people going missing in the country, and at least 44 such people have been traced in the last three ... Read more...

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Eight Taliban killed in Afghanistan


May 6th, 2012 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 6 (IANS) Eight Taliban militants have been killed during joint operations of Afghan forces and NATO troops in various Afghan provinces, the interior ministry said Sunday."Afghan police, ... Read more...

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Afghan attacks show NATO’s failure: Karzai


April 16th, 2012 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The coordinated attacks on Afghan capital Kabul and three provinces Sunday were a failure on the part of NATO and domestic intelligence forces, Afghan ... Read more...

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48 killed in Kabul terror siege (Third Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) At least 48 people, including 36 terrorists, were killed and 65 injured when an 18-hour dramatic siege of the Afghan capital Kabul by Taliban suicide ... Read more...

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Afghan terror attack ends: 48 dead, 65 injured (Second Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) At least 48 people, including 36 terrorists, have been killed and 65 injured in what was a well-coordinated terror attack launched by heavily-armed Taliban militants ... Read more...

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Blasts rock Kabul as security forces fight Taliban (Lead)


April 16th, 2012 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) A string of explosions rocked Kabul early Monday as security forces overnight battled Taliban militants who staged a wave of coordinated gun and rocket attacks, ... Read more...

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Taliban’s ’spring offensive’ continues in Afghanistan


April 16th, 2012 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 16 (IANS) Fighting was on Monday morning in Afghanistan's capital city of Kabul where Taliban militants have staged a wave of coordinated gun and rocket attacks, the ... Read more...

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14 Taliban killed in Afghanistan


April 14th, 2012 - 5:55 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, April 14 (IANS) At least 14 Taliban militants were killed and more than 30 injured in a "clean-up" operation in Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Saturday.Nine missions were ... Read more...

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Seven Taliban killed, 18 held in Afghanistan


February 12th, 2012 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Feb 12 (IANS) Seven Taliban militants have been killed, two injured and 18 detained as suspects since Saturday in joint operations launched by the Afghan forces backed by ... Read more...

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Eight Taliban killed, 13 held in Afghanistan (Lead)


January 9th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Jan 9 (IANS) At least eight Taliban militants were killed and 13 arrested in a series of military operations in Afghanistan over the past 24 hours, the country's ... Read more...

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NATO-led air strike kills senior Haqqani leader in eastern Afghanistan


October 6th, 2011 - 1:32 am ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- An airstrike carried out by coalition forces in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday killed a senior Haqqani leader and two of his associates, the NATO-led International Security Assistance ... Read more...

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18 Taliban killed in Afghanistan


August 13th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 13 (IANS) At least 18 Taliban militants were killed and 31 detained in a day-long operation in Afghanistan, the interior ministry said Saturday.The Afghan National Police, in ... Read more...

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13 insurgents killed in Afghanistan


August 4th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 4 (IANS) At least 13 Taliban militants have been killed and 16 detained by Afghan police, said Afghanistan's interior ministry Thursday."Afghan National Police (ANP), with the assistance ... Read more...

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35 Pakistani Taliban killed in Afghanistan


July 26th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 26 (IANS) At least 35 Pakistani Taliban have been killed and many more wounded by the NATO-led forces in Afghanistan, BBC reported.The militants crossed over into the ... Read more...

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Afghans protest Pakistani shelling


July 11th, 2011 - 9:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Hundreds of people Monday took to the streets in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad to protest shelling from the Pakistani side of the border, ... Read more...

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Afghan Taliban urged to renounce violence


June 30th, 2011 - 4:26 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, June 30 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Religious scholars from across Afghanistan have urged the Taliban to stop violence and join the peace process during a meeting to discuss their role ... Read more...

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Dozens of suspected Afghan insurgents killed in latest NATO operations


December 12th, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Dec 12 (ANI): At least 40 suspected insurgents were killed in a spate of rare wintertime clashes in Afghanistan, including an airstrike which killed 25 people, NATO officials said.NATO's statement, issued ... Read more...

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Coalition forces kill 20 Taliban in Afghanistan


August 12th, 2010 - 8:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 12 (DPA) Afghan and US-led coalition forces killed more than 20 Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan, the military said Thursday. The combined forces were deployed to Zadran district in the ... Read more...

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July deadliest month for US troops in Afghanistan


July 30th, 2010 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 30 (DPA) July was the deadliest month for US troops in Afghanistan since the war there started nearly nine years ago, CNN reported Friday. Some 63 US soldiers have died ... Read more...

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Civilian, NATO soldiers killed in Afghanistan


May 31st, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 31 (DPA) NATO said Monday that one of its soldiers was killed by a roadside bomb in southern Afghanistan, where another foreign soldier was killed in a small arms ... Read more...

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Afghan police repel Pak Taliban entry


May 29th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, May 29 (ANI): An attempt by the Pakistan Taliban to cross over into Afghanistan has been repelled by the Afghan border police and American helicopters.The Pakistan Taliban was heading for ... Read more...

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Pak security agencies’ secret report blames RAW for meddling in Balochistan


May 21st, 2010 - 5:45 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, May 21 (ANI): Pakistani security agencies have blamed 'hostile' foreign intelligence agencies, particularly India's Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) for creating trouble in Balochistan.A confidential report, which has been sent to ... Read more...

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Soldier killed, security guards injured in Afghanistan


May 16th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 16 (DPA) A NATO soldier was killed in combat in southern Afghanistan and four private security guards were injured in an ambush on their convoy, officials said Sunday The International ... Read more...

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Afghan, NATO soldiers among 24 killed in Afghanistan


May 9th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, May 9 (DPA) A NATO soldier, three Afghan army personnel and 16 insurgents were killed in separate clashes in Afghanistan, and Taliban militants beheaded four militiamen, officials said Sunday. In the ... Read more...

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Afghan apples headed for Indian markets


November 24th, 2009 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul/New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): The first shipment of Afghan apples for sale in the Indian market - branded the 'the Silk Road Harvest' - left Kabul for New Delhi by an Air ... Read more...

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Pak offensive in South Waziristan not going to help US in Afghanistan


October 19th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): The Pakistan Army's offensive against the Taliban in South Waziristan is not going to help US forces in Afghanistan, as none of the three terror groups singled ... Read more...

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Haqqani network is Afghanistan and US’s most deadliest foe: CSM


June 2nd, 2009 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Gardez (Afghanistan), June 2 (ANI): Many officials in Afghanistan consider the shadowy Haqqani network as the biggest threat to the American presence in the country."The Haqqani network has proven itself ... Read more...

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Afghan, coalition forces kill 13 Taliban fighters


December 3rd, 2008 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Dec 3 (DPA) Afghan and US-led coalition forces killed 13 militants and captured 15 others in separate clashes in southern and eastern Afghanistan, military sources said Wednesday.Combined forces killed seven Taliban ... Read more...

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