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For Imran Khan, the real battle against Nawaz Sharif lies in the villages and towns...

Imran Khan’s career since the time he was a teenager in the Pakistan cricket team is the stuff that makes biographers drool. He first played for Pakistan in 1971 and his image acquired a larger-tha...

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At least 30 Afghan security forces killed in Taliban attacks: officials

The Taliban, seeking to restore strict Islamic rule after their 2001 defeat by U.S.-led troops, did not immediately comment. At least 30 Afghan security forces were killed by Taliban fighters on We...

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Taliban kill 30 Afghanistan soldiers in first major attack since Eid ceasefire

The Taliban’s three-day ceasefire ended on Sunday, but the government extended its unilateral ceasefire, initially due to end on Wednesday, by 10 days.

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Taliban kills 30 Afghan troops after Eid al-Fitr ceasefire ends

Abdul Aziz Beg, head of the provincial council in Badghis, says Taliban fighters first attacked the checkpoints then ambushed arriving reinforcements in Bala Murghab district.

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US needs to ‘squeeze out’ safe havens from Pakistan: Pentagon Commander

The US needs to “squeeze out” safe havens from Pakistan for achieving a long-term stability in Afghanistan, a top American General nominated to head the US and NATO forces in the war-torn country s...

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In First Major Attack Since Ceasefire, Taliban Kill 30 Afghan Soldiers

Taliban terrorists killed 30 members of the Afghan security forces in an ambush in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday, the provincial governor said, their first major attack since a cease...

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