Presidential Palace guard shot dead in Nangarhar
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A Presidential Palace guard was killed and his mother injured in the eastern province of Nangarhar, an official said on Monday.
Militants attacked the guard's house on Sunday night, when he went home on leave in the Tamirat area of Behsud district, the governor’s spokesman said.
Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok Afghan News Islahuddin was shot dead and his mother injured. Police have launched an investigation into the attack.
No one has so far claimed responsibility for the assault.
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