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Suicide bomber kills 15 in northern Afghan market

Suicide bomber kills 15 in northern Afghan market

Mar 18, – A suicide bomber riding a rickshaw blew himself up outside a checkpoint near a market in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 15 civilians, officials said, in the latest attack in the countdown to next month’s presidential elections. Nobody immediately claimed responsibility for the attack in the capital of Faryab province, […]

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Afghans find dumped bodies of 7 abducted soldiers

Afghans find dumped bodies of 7 abducted soldiers

Sep 01, KABUL, Afghanistan — The badly beaten, bullet-riddled bodies of seven Afghan soldiers were found dumped in an eastern province Sunday, apparent victims of insurgents, authorities said. The discovery comes as the Taliban have stepped up their attacks in Afghanistan and U.S.-led foreign forces are reducing their presence in the country. The handover of […]

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