Taliban militants stopped a car carrying several Afghan police officers on the road to Kabul and killed at least four of them, authorities said today.
An official says six Afghan policemen have been found shot dead at their checkpoint in the country`s south.
Insurgents shot six police officers dead at a checkpoint and a suicide bomber killed three civilians at a shopping bazaar in two attacks in eastern Afghanistan.
Afghan officials say three blasts in southern Afghanistan have killed two Afghan policemen and three national intelligence officers.
Two American troops were killed Saturday by insurgents in eastern Afghanistan, an area that has seen heavy fighting in recent months.
Taliban spokesman rejected the govt`s account of the clashes, saying Taliban fighters attacked the checkpoint.
An Afghan official said seven police officers were poisoned and shot dead at a checkpoint in southern Afghanistan.
Forty Afghan would-be policemen were kidnapped by the Taliban last month.
The Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing outside a district police headquarters.
The head of Australia`s Defence Force has admitted the military made a mistake when it said two Afghan cops shot by Oz soldiers were not in uniform at the time.
Bipasha at launch event for Delhi Half Marathon
Day in Pics: 28th August
August 28, 2014