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    Taliban kill 26 govt militia

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    Taliban militants killed at least 26 members of a pro-government militia in north Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, as the militants and US negotiators prepared...

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    Shahzad threatens to quit cricket after axing

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on June 12, 2019

    Mohammad Shahzad has threatened to quit cricket after being declared unfit for the remainder of the World Cup by the Afghanistan Cricket Board.The opening batsman...

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    Afghan Taliban leader pledges to keep fighting until goals met

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on June 02, 2019

    The head of the Afghan Taliban pledged on Saturday to continue fighting until the movement’s objectives were reached and indicated it was still not ready...

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    Afghans celebrate Pak win

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    Afghanistan’s victory over Pakistan in a warm-up match for the Cricket World Cup on Friday was greeted with prolonged volleys of celebratory gunfire and prompted...

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    Afghanistan mosque blast kills cleric

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:47am on May 25, 2019

    A bomb exploded in a mosque in the Afghan capital, Kabul, during Friday prayers, officials said, killing three people including a senior preacher and wounding...

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    Air strike kills 8 in Afghanistan

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on May 18, 2019

    An air strike killed at least eight policeman in Afghanistan’s Helmand province, a government official said on Friday, the latest casualties from a rise in...

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    Seven killed as Afghan communications ministry attacked

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 01:35am on April 21, 2019

    At least seven people were killed in an attack on the Afghan communications ministry in central Kabul on Saturday, breaking months of relative calm in...

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    Mullah Omar lived under US nose, new book says

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on March 12, 2019

    A biography of one-eyed former Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Omar says he lived near a US base in Afghanistan for years, not in Pakistan as...

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    Flash floods, snow, rain kill 59 in Afghanistan

    Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 05:39pm on March 06, 2019

    Flash floods, heavy rains and snowfall have killed at least 59 people across Afghanistan during the past two weeks and left thousands homeless, with the...