Afghanistan: 16 killed in terror attack

Armed men opened indiscriminate fire and killed 16 civilians in Kanam area of Kunduz city to avenge a Taliban attack.

Kabul: Armed men opened indiscriminate fire and killed 16 civilians on Sunday in northern Afghanistan to avenge a Taliban attack, Xinhua reports.
The attack took place in Kanam area of Kunduz city.

A witness said a group led by a man named Qadir carried out the attack in retaliation as Taliban militants killed one of his men late Saturday.

Police said several people went missing after the attack.

IANS