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15 killed in pre-election Afghan violence


September 16th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Sep 16 (DPA) Officials said Thursday that a NATO soldier, a dozen suspected insurgents and two Afghan children were killed in separate attacks ahead of parliamentary elections at the weekend. The ... Read more...

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Three civilians among 13 killed in Afghanistan (Lead)


August 21st, 2010 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 21 (DPA) Three civilians and eight Taliban insurgents were killed in clashes in Afghanistan and two NATO soldiers died in separate attacks, the alliance said Saturday. A woman and two ... Read more...

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Three civilians among nine killed in Afghanistan


August 21st, 2010 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 21 (IANS) Two children and a woman were killed in clashes between NATO-led forces and Taliban militants in Afghanistan, officials said Saturday. Six Taliban insurgents were also killed during ... Read more...

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NATO says 20 insurgents killed in Afghanistan


August 14th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, Aug 14 (DPA) NATO and Afghan forces killed more than 20 insurgents in southern Afghanistan, including Arab, Chechen and Pakistani fighters, NATO said Saturday. The offensive began Wednesday against militants in Zadran, ... 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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Taliban executes pregnant woman accused of committing adultery


August 10th, 2010 - 9:05 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Kabul, Aug 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Taliban in Afghanistan have executed a lady whom they accused of committing adultery. The Taliban carried out the execution on Saturday.The woman - Sanam ... Read more...

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Six soldiers, 15 civilians killed in Afghanistan


July 31st, 2010 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 30 (DPA) Six NATO-led soldiers were killed in separate attacks in southern Afghanistan, while 15 Afghan civilians died in violence elsewhere in the country, officials said Friday. Two soldiers affiliated ... Read more...

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Taliban cell leader and other suspected insurgents captured throughout Afghanistan


July 25th, 2010 - 3:57 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL (BNO NEWS) -- Numerous suspected insurgents, including a Taliban cell leader and a Haggani sub-commander, were captured by Afghan and coalition forces on Saturday, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) ... Read more...

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Taliban militants behead six Afghan policemen in new act of barbarism


July 22nd, 2010 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, July 22(ANI): Taliban militants beheaded six Afghan police officers during an assault on government buildings in Baghlan province, the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.The attack took place in ... Read more...

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Taliban behead six Afghan policemen


July 21st, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
Kabul, July 21 (DPA) Taliban fighters overran a police checkpoint in northern Afghanistan and beheaded six police officers, NATO said Wednesday. "During the attack, insurgents overran a police checkpoint and killed the ... Read more...

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