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  1. Mapping the emergence of the Islamic State in AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Long War Journal

    Ever since disaffected Afghan and Pakistani Taliban insurgents began pledging allegiance to the Islamic State during the summer of 2014, rumors and reports have emerged indicating how the Islamic State has expanded its presence throughout South Asia. A chronological narrative of the rise of the jihadist group in Afghanistan follows below and the above graphic depicts its emergence.

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  2. 200 rebels surrender in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    "Up to 200 insurgents gave up fighting and joined the government in provincial capital of Shiberghan," an official told Xinhua. A ceremony was underway in Shiberghan to welcome the former insurgents and Afghanistan's First Vice President, General Abdul Rashid Dostum.

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  3. Five killed in Taliban attack in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Nerve News

    Five militants were killed and nine others injured when a 200-strong group of militants intending to surrender to the authorities came under attack in northern Afghanistan's Jawzjan province Wednesday, police said. Some 200 Taliban militants who were going to lay down arms and surrender to the government in Jawzjan province were ambushed by a group of Taliban in Qush Tepa district this morning.

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  4. 200 rebels surrender in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Nerve News

    At least 200 rebels surrendered Wednesday in Afghanistan's Jawzjan province. Up to 200 insurgents gave up fighting and joined the government in provincial capital of Shiberghan, an official told Xinhua.

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  5. 80 militants give up fighting in Afghanistan, blast kills 2 policeRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    An 80-member Taliban group gave up fighting in Afghanistan while a Taliban-organized roadside bomb blast killed two Afghan police personnel and injured two others on Monday, officials confirmed. According to police, more than seven dozen militants, laid down their arms in the northern Jauzjan province, while two police personnel lost their lives in a roadside bomb in the southwest Nimroz province.

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  6. Attack on checkpoint kills 4 Afghan policemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Denver Post

    An Afghan official says an attack on a police checkpoint in the country's north has killed four local policemen. Abdul Manan Raoufi, the police spokesman for the police in northern Jawzjan province, said on Thursday that the attack took place in Darzab district in the early hours of Wednesday.

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  7. Attack on checkpoint kills 4 Afghan policemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Daily Star

    KABUL, Afghanistan: An Afghan official says an attack on a police checkpoint in the country's north has killed four local policemen. Abdul Manan Raoufi, the police spokesman for the police in northern Jawzjan province, said on Thursday that the attack took place in Darzab district in the early hours of Wednesday.

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  8. Four policemen killed in Afghanistan attackRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    "The armed insurgents attacked a police checkpoint in Darzab district at 2 a.m. today, killing four police personnel and ran away," provincial police chief Faqir Mohammad Jauzjani told Xinhua. He did not rule the involvement of Taliban in the attack, saying investigation has been initiated into the case.

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