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  • n. a member of the mountain people living in the eastern regions of Afghanistan

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Examples

  • -- Adam Weishaupt (1776) I've been through Khyber pass twice and know the pushtun character.

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  • Even if we travelled in border areas where there was some tribal fighting we were always protected by the pushtun tribal tradition.

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  • The history of Tamil and pushtun suffering is a complex story.

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  • Pakistani left wing consisted of Muslim cadre of communist party of India, red shirt pushtun of afghan and Pakistani tribal North West frontier headed by "frontier Gandhi" Ghaffar khan a close ally of MK Gandhi of India.

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  • As I have previously said; we have to keep pressing for a pushtun dominated govt in kabul …

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  • The current afghan army is all northern alliance; who are systematically eradicating pushtun tribes by simply calling down bombings upon their opponents …

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