Charikar, Afghanistan Newswire

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  1. Taliban key leader killed by Afghan security forcesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 23 | Xinhuanet

    CHARIKAR, Afghanistan , April 23 -- A key Taliban leader had been killed following a special operation in Afghanistan's eastern province of Parwan, said a provincial security source on Saturday. "Alam Uddin, alias Hommad was killed after Afghan Public Order Police launched a special operation in Darraz Gaz village, Shinwari District on Friday," the source told Xinhua.

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  2. Suicide bomber kills six civilians north of Afghan capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 5 | The Peninsula

    CHARIKAR, Afghanistan: A suicide bomber on a motorcycle blew himself up near a school north of the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Tuesday, killing at least six people, officials said. Twenty-six people including three children were wounded in the blast, said Wahid Sediqqi, a spokesman for the governor of Parwan province.

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  3. 14 killed in Afghan suicide bombingRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Kabul, Feb 22 : At least 14 people were killed and 11 others injured as a suicide bombing rocked Afghanistan's eastern province of Parwan on Monday, a provincial government spokesman told Xinhua. "The blast took place in Seyyagard District at around midday.

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  4. Bhel commissions two substations in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | Mydigitalfc.com

    State-owned power equipment maker Bhel has commissioned two substations in Afghanistan, expanding its footprint in the strife-torn nation. "Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited has commissioned two 220/20kV substations in Afghanistan.

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  5. Reflection, then back on patrol after deadly Afghanistan attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Marine Gunnery Sgt. Jeffrey Foss, right, and Capt. Matthew Paluta, left, on patrol in Charikar, Afghanistan, on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, just miles from an attack that killed six American airmen the day before.

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  6. Why Afghan ex-mujahideen united after US raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2015 | Newsday

    In Kabul's prestigious Shirpour district, a stream of visitors in Land Cruisers are arriving at a newly-built house with their heavily-armed bodyguards. This is the home of Jan Ahmad, a powerful local leader from Parwan province, north of Kabul, whose personal weapons store was destroyed in a controversial raid by US commandos last week.

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  7. Taliban Ambush Kills at Least 11 Afghan Soldiers in Latest AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | News Max

    A Taliban ambush killed at least 11 Afghan soldiers in the Herat province of Western Afghanistan on Monday in the latest militant attack since the annual spring-summer offensive began in April. "The Taliban ambushed a convoy of soldiers in Karukh district of Herat, killing 11 Afghan army soldiers last evening.

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  8. Boycott, threats thin Burundi voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | NWAonline

    The polls closed at 5 p.m. local time and "the elections went well," said Prospere Ntahorwamiye, a spokesman for the electoral commission. He said counting would start immediately and the results would probably be announced today.

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  9. .com | US targets Afghan weapons cache in raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | News24

    US forces conducted a raid to destroy a cache of weapons north of Kabul early on Monday morning, a US army spokesperson said, giving rare details of unilateral activity in Afghanistan. Solo US operations are legal under a bilateral security agreement the two nations signed last year, but only in exceptional circumstances.

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  10. Afghanistan's president orders probe into NATO-led operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Newsday

    Afghanistan has ordered an investigation into an operation Monday involving U.S. forces that destroyed a weapons cache in a volatile region close to the capital, sparking demonstrations that briefly closed a highway. President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah ordered the investigation into the operation, which caused no casualties or damage but enraged local residents, who said the munitions should have been relocated away from residential areas before being destroyed.

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  11. Taliban murder 11 Afghan soldiers in ambush: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The China Post

    At least 11 Afghan soldiers have been killed in a Taliban ambush in western Afghanistan, officials said Monday, as troops face their first fighting season without NATO combat support. The militants launched their annual spring-summer offensive in late April, vowing nationwide attacks in what is expected to be the bloodiest summer for a decade.

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  12. Taliban ambush kills 11 Afghan soldiersRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Afghan National Army soldiers check a vehicle at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Jalalabad, on Monday. Photo - Reuters Herat : At least 11 Afghan soldiers have been killed in a Taliban ambush in western Afghanistan, officials said on Monday, as troops face their first fighting season without NATO combat support.

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  13. U.S. raid on Afghan weapons cache incites protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Star Online

    U.S. forces conducted a raid to destroy a cache of weapons north of Kabul early on Monday morning, a U.S. army spokesman said, giving rare details of unilateral activity in Afghanistan. Solo U.S. operations are legal under a bilateral security agreement the two nations signed last year, but only in exceptional circumstances.

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  14. Afghan official: 11 soldiers killed in Taliban ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    Eleven Afghan soldiers were killed in an ambush by Taliban insurgents in a western province that borders Iran, an official said Monday.

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  15. Afghan Civilians Protest Against NATO-Led RaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    Dozens of protesters have taken to the streets in the capital of the Afghan province of Parwan, north of Kabul, to complain about an operation by foreign forces. An ammunition cache was destroyed in Charikar's Bayaan district on the night of June 28-29, causing no casualties.

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