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Ahmad Nadeem

Seventeen villagers beheaded in southern Afghanistan

Aug 27 2012

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan Afghan President Hamid Karzai accused the Taliban on Monday of beheading 17 villagers, including two women, in volatile Helmand province, in a gruesome attack recalling the dark days of the hardline group's rule before their 2001 ouster.

Seventeen villagers beheaded in southern Afghanistan

Aug 27 2012

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan Afghan President Hamid Karzai accused the Taliban on Monday of beheading 17 villagers, including two women, in volatile Helmand province, in a gruesome attack recalling the dark days of the hardline group's rule before their 2001 ouster.

Seventeen villagers beheaded in southern Afghanistan

Aug 27 2012

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan Afghan President Hamid Karzai accused the Taliban on Monday of beheading 17 villagers, including two women, in volatile Helmand province, in a gruesome attack recalling the dark days of the hardline group's rule before their 2001 ouster.

Seventeen party-goers "found beheaded" in southern Afghan village

Aug 27 2012

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan, Aug 27 Fifteen men and two women were found beheaded in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province on Monday, punishment meted out by Taliban insurgents for a mixed-sex party with music and dancing, officials said.

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