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Five policemen killed in Afghanistan Taliban attack

Last Updated: Monday, July 7, 2014 - 13:02

Kabul: At least four policemen were killed Monday in a Taliban ambush in Afghanistan`s Herat province, an official said.

"The police chief of Farsi district and four policemen were killed after their vehicle was struck by a rocket propelled grenade (RPG) at 8:30 a.m," the official told Xinhua.

He said that the victims were driving towards their office when the attack occurred.

The RPG grenade was launched by Taliban militants, the official added.

First Published: Monday, July 7, 2014 - 13:02
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