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FACTBOX: Security developments in Afghanistan, Oct 10

(Reuters) - Following are security developments in Afghanistan reported at 0830 GMT on Saturday.

EASTERN AFGHANISTAN - A roadside bomb killed two soldiers serving with the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force in eastern Afghanistan on Friday, ISAF said in a statement.

SOUTHERN AFGHANISTAN - A U.S. soldier died of wounds sustained in a roadside bomb attack in southern Afghanistan on Friday, ISAF statement said.

NURISTAN - Afghan and foreign troops killed six insurgents including a local militant commander during an air and ground assault in the eastern Kamdesh district of Nuristan province overnight, provincial governor Jamaluddin Badr said.

KUNDUZ - Afghan troops in northern Kunduz province detained 18 militants in two separate operations overnight, provincial governor Mohammad Omar said.

LOAR - Afghan and International forces detained several militants responsible for making roadside bombs in the Logar province, south of the capital Kabul, ISAF troops said.

KUNDUZ - An Afghan police officer was killed when an explosive device planted in his car went off in the northern city of Kunduz, the local governor said.

For more Reuters coverage of Afghanistan and Pakistan, see: http:/www.reuters.com/news/globalcoverage/afghanistanpakistan

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