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19 Afghan official killed in Taliban attack on base in Kunduz

Kabul: At least 19 Afghan police officers were killed on Saturday in a pre-dawn raid by the Taliban on a base in the northern province of Kunduz, officials said, hours before the militants announced an unprecedented ceasefire starting next week. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, which came a …

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Afghan district governor among seven killed in Taliban attack

Ghazni: Taliban militants launched a pre-dawn raid on a district government compound in Afghanistan on Thursday, killing at least seven people including the local governor, officials said. Six police also died and 10 intelligence officers were wounded in the attack on the Khwaja Omari district headquarters in the southeastern province …

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18 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack in Farah Province

Lashkar Gah: 18 Afghan soldiers and members of the special forces have been killed in fighting in the western province of Farah, after the Taliban fighters attacked the troops assembled to prepare an attack in Bala Buluk district in the night, on Saturday. Defence Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said four members …

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