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Karzai orders help for slain workers’ kin

Karzai orders help for slain workers’ kin

Jul 19, 2013 - 16:26

KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): President Hamid Karzai on Friday directed the governor of central Logar province to provide immediate aid to families of the workers killed in a Talibaninfo-icon ambush a day earlier.

Karzai issued the directives to Governor Arsala Jamal during a telephone call today, the Presidential Palace said in a brief statement. The president assured the bereaved families of all possible support.

The Taliban stopped a minivan carrying the eight young labourers to a US base near Pul-i-Alam, the provincial capital, in Khoshi district on Thursday morning. The workers were forced out and shot dead.



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