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Another quake in Afghanistan kills 5

Kabul, June 24 (UNI) Five people were killed and 11 others wounded after an earthquake on Friday jolted Gayan district of Paktika province again.
"Unfortunately, once again an earthquake hit Gayan district of Paktika province roughly at 10 am (local time) Friday based on the initial information, five people were martyred and 11 others wounded," Xinhua quoted the Taliban-appointed Ministry of Public Health as saying on Twitter.
On Wednesday, a 6.1 magnitude earthquake hit Afghanistan's Paktika and Khost provinces killing over 1,000 people and injuring over 1,600 others.
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