Taliban militants attack check post in Afghanistan’s Herat province, kill ten policemen

Ten policemen were killed and four others injured on Sunday when Taliban militants attacked a checkpost in Afghanistan's Herat province.

IANS June 25, 2017 14:37:00 IST
Taliban militants attack check post in Afghanistan’s Herat province, kill ten policemen

Kabul: Ten policemen were killed and four others injured on Sunday when Taliban militants attacked a checkpost in Afghanistan's Herat province.

Taliban militants attack check post in Afghanistans Herat province kill ten policemen

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"A group of Taliban militants attacked the checkpoint near Salma dam in Chasht district and fled after killing the policemen," a security official told Xinhua news agency.

Four militants were killed in the attack.

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