Pul-i-Khumri

Pul-i-Khumri

or

Pol-e Khomri

(both: po͝ol-ĭ-kho͝omrē`), town, capital of Baghlan prov., central Afghanistan. It is a trading center and a stopping place for trucks and caravans traveling to N Afghanistan and the Central Asian Republics.
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Meanwhile, a roadside bomb in Pul-i-Khumri, the capital of Baghlan province, injured three policemen.
Fifty-three policemen, who underwent a month-long training course, would be sent to Dan-i-Ghori and Dand-i-Shahabuddin areas on the outskirts of Pul-i-Khumri, the capital of Baghlan, police Chief Brig.
Meanwhile, the Baghlan governor spokesman Mehmood Haqmal told AIP that an eight-member Taliban group joined the government in Dand Shahabuddin area of Pul-i-Khumri district.
by Habib Rahman Sherzai on 19 September, 2014 - 14:36 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Eight people were killed on Friday noon when a powerful explosion rocked the Baraka district centre in northern Baghlan province, an official said.
by Pajhwok Report on 17 September, 2014 - 11:05 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Embarking on two new infrastructure projects costing 40 million afghanis, Germany on Tuesday handed over a new healthcare centre to local authorities in northern Baghlan province.
by Habib Rahman Sherzai on 15 September, 2014 - 12:22 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): A policeman was killed and nine people, mostly children, were injured in a bomb blast in the Baghlan-i-Markazi district of northern Baghlan province on Monday.
by Habibur Rahman Sherzai on 1 September, 2014 - 11:44 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Three fighters, including a leading commander of Hizb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA), have been killed and four others wounded in a clash with police in northern Baghlan province, an official said Monday.
by Habib Rahman Sherzai on 18 August, 2014 - 13:31 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Local officials on Monday expressed concern over the existence of illegal armed gunmen in northern Baghlan province, posing a threat to civilians.
by Habib Rahman Sherzai on 24 July, 2014 - 14:05 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Hundreds of residents on Thursday staged a demonstration in support of Brig.
by Habibur Rahman Sherzai on 18 July, 2014 - 11:24 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Ten people, including three policemen, were wounded in a landmine explosion in northern Baghlan province on Friday, local officials said.
by Habibur Rahman Sherzai on 7 July, 2014 - 12:23 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): A committee has been formed to fight violence against women in northern Baghlan province, officials said on Monday.
by Pajhwok reporter on 1 July, 2014 - 14:09 PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Family members of prisoners expressed concerns the way the inmates were being treated inside the Kilagi prison in northern Baghlan province.