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TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): Dozens of supporters of a failing female Wolesi Jirga candidate on Monday staged a protest demonstration in this capital city of central Uruzgan province, accusing the local election bo... Read More
By: Ajmal Wisal , Date:02/07/2015
TARINKOT (Pajhwok): Provincial Council in central Uruzgan province on Wednesday observed that lukewarm approach to tackle residents’ grievances have created gulf between people and government. Uruzgan provincial co... Read More
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TRINIKOT (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen shot dead director of education of Chura district in central Uruzgan province inside a mosque, the governor spokesman said on Tuesday. Dost Mohammad Nayab told Pajhwok Afghan... Read More

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TARINKOT (Pajhwok): The administrative chief of Khas Uruzgan district on Saturday warned the district could fall to Taliban if security forces were not immediately provided reinforcement.
Abdul Karim Karimi told Pajhwok Afghan News police have retreated from check posts and militants were only 500 meters away from the district centre.
He said the governor office and other authorities had been informed about the alarming situation and they were asked to dispatch emergency assistance to security forces.

TARINKOT (Pajhwok):  The provincial council (PC) of central Uruzgan province on Sunday finally voted to elect its administrative board about seven months after the elected body was inaugurated.
However, six members of the nine-member council attended the ballot that took place at the governor’s house.
Acting provincial governor Amanullah Taimuri thanked the provincial council members for holding the election and meeting the required threshold.

GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC) officials say they have started holding consultative meetings with civil society activists and tribal elders on elections related problems in southeastern Paktia province.
They say the meetings are aimed at identifying problems in the previous elections to avoid their repetition and work for their solution so that the future elections are transparent.

TARINKOT (Pajhwok): Some residents of Dahrawad district in central Uruzgan province on Saturday claimed militants were about to capture the main district bazaar but security forces said they tactically retreated from some check posts.
At least 167 militants, seven Afghan security forces and as many civilians have been killed in fierce clashes that erupted in several parts of the province. For the last few days, insurgents had intensified attacks on security forces in different districts.

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د خلکو ستونزو ته د چارواکو نه پاملرنې د حکومت او ولس ترمنځ واټن ډېر کړى
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د خلکو ستونزو ته د چارواکو نه پاملرنې د حکومت او ولس ترمنځ واټن ډېر کړى
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