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push rod

[′pu̇sh ‚räd]
(mechanical engineering)
A rod, as in an internal combustion engine, which is actuated by the cam to open and close the valves.
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by Zahin on 13 May, 2014 - 12:34 FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Two civilians, a father and son, were killed in a roadside bomb blast in the Pusht Rod district of western Farah province on Tuesday, an official said.
The deputy police chief in Afghanistan's Farah province, Gawas Malayar, said that a bomb in Pusht Rod district, western Afghanistan, had killed five police officers on Tuesday.
Another six fighters were killed by Nato airstrikes as they got out of a vehicle and several other suspected Taliban fighters were detained during the operation in the Pusht Rod district of Farah province, the coalition said.
The operation in the Pusht Rod district of Farah began at 8:30 pm (1600 GMT) and lasted until midnight, the ministry said.
On Mar 12 in Farah province, authorities recovered the dead body of the Pusht Rod district police chief, a day after he was kidnapped along with five other policemen, said Bariyalai Khan, spokesman for the Farah provincial police.
The incident took place in Pusht Rod district late on Saturday, when the workers were busy inspecting an under-construction bridge, the town's administrative head said.
FARAH CITY (PAN): Three students were killed and as many others wounded on Wednesday when a bomb exploded in the Pusht Rod district of western Farah province.
He identified the detainees as Ajmal, Abdul Sattar and Mohammad Naeem, all residents of Pusht Rod district.
He would not say who was behind the bombing, which came a month after a similar attack killed three civilians in Pusht Rod district.
Seven Taliban insurgents and a policeman have been killed in a gunbattle in the Pusht Rod district of western Farah province, near the border with Iran, an official said on Friday.
Abdul Rauf Ahmadi told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident happened in Karez village of Pusht Rod district.
One soldier was killed and four others were wounded in Bala Baluk and Pusht Rod districts of western Farah province.