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4 policemen injured in Kunar

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4 policemen injured in Kunar

May 13, 2013 - 20:49

ASADABAD (PANinfo-icon): Four policemen were injured by Talibaninfo-icon’s shelling in the eastern province of Kunar, officials said on Monday.

The incident occurred in the afternoon when the insurgents fired a mortar shell on a police checkpoint in the Warsak area of Marawara district.

Provincial police chief, Brig. Gen. Abdul Habib Syedkhel, told Pajhwok Afghan News the injured were evacuated the o Asadabad Civil Hospital.

One policeman in critical condition was later referred to Kabulinfo-icon for better treatment, said the hospital director, Farooq Sahak.

Meanwhile, Taliban claimed killed six policemen in the attack.


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