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Afghan official says Taliban attacks killed 12 policemen

Afghan official says Taliban attacks killed 12 policemen

May 30, – Also, seven police officers were wounded in the attacks and seven others were missing, presumably abducted by the Taliban. The attacks, which took place in the province’s Gereshk district, were launched Sunday night and lasted for many hours, said Hismatullah Daulatzai, head of police for the greater Helmand zone. A string of […]

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Suicide bomber kills seven employees of Afghan TV channel

Suicide bomber kills seven employees of Afghan TV channel

Jan 20, – At least 25 other people were wounded in the bombing near the Russian embassy in downtown Kabul, marking the first major attack on an Afghan media organisation since the Taliban were ousted from power in 2001. Seven employees of popular Afghan TV channel TOLO were killed Wednesday when a suicide car bomber […]

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Afghanistan suicide blast kills 33, targets government workers

Afghanistan suicide blast kills 33, targets government workers

Apr 18, – Police were investigating whether there was a second explosion after people rushed to the scene to help, the police chief, Fazel Ahmad Sherzad, told a news conference. Afghanistan (Reuters) – A suicide bomb blast in Afghanistan’s eastern city of Jalalabad killed 33 people and injured more than 100 on Saturday outside a […]

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