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Taliban Kidnaps Dozens in Afghanistan

Officials in Afghanistan say Taliban insurgents have kidnapped dozens of passengers in an eastern province near the border with Pakistan Saturday.   The incident happened in the Syed Karam district of southeastern Paktia province.   Provincial authorities and residents say that hundreds of Taliban fighters stopped and searched as many as 30 vehicles for several hours before seizing and driving away dozens of passengers  to an unknown location. Taliban spokesman...

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