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Synonyms for Kandahar

a city in southern Afghanistan

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Qudratullah Khushbakht, a spokesman for the Kandahar governor, said the attack happened on the airport road, killing a woman and wounding four other people.
Feroz came under attack while heading to his office in the capital of Kandahar province Sunday morning.
According to local government officials in Kandahar province, the university teachers and students were handed over to local tribal elders on Sunday evening, Khma Press reported.
Twelve high profile Taliban inmates have mistakenly been freed from the central jail in Kandahar with falsified documents," English paper Daily Outlook said Monday, citing police sources.
Mais alors qu'ils rentraient vers Kandahar, leur vehicule a saute sur un autre engin artisanal, tuant huit policiers et trois suspects", a declare a l'AFP Jawed Faisal, porte-parole de la province de Kandahar.
The ceremony for the dispatching of the 13th Bulgarian unit to guard the military airport in Kandahar took place in the central Bulgarian town of Kazanlak.
Earlier an official on the condition of anonymity said that a blast next to the police department followed by gunshots rocked Kandahar.
The explosive device was planted in a rickshaw with three suicide bombers aboard and it exploded in the 4th precinct of Kandahar city at 2:30 p.
Afghan parliament members representing the southern Kandahar province in Afghan House of Representatives on Tuesday expressed concerns over the capability of Afghan security forces to burden the security responsibilities in this province and emphasized that southern Kandahar province is not ready for the security transition.
Unfortunately, 34 of our countrymen have been killed and 24 others have been injured in the accident," said Zalmay Ayubi, the Kandahar governor s spokesman.
KANDAHAR: A suicide bomber hiding explosives in his turban assassinated the mayor of Kandahar on Wednesday, just two weeks after President Hamid Karzai's powerful half brother was slain in the southern province that is critical to the US-led war effort.
Crackdown on bonesetters in Kandahar Health officials of Kandahar have launched a campaign against bonesetters, who, they say, are quack doctors who have no medical skills.
As the tanker crew continued to work through their problem, we requested the tanker pilot proceed direct to Kandahar airbase, our primary divert.
Provincial spokesman Zulmi Ayubi said Thursday that members of the medical team were abducted while returning to Kandahar.
According to the reports NATO forces are posed to launch large-scale military operations in order to wipe out terrorists from the key province, Kandahar.