Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

2 policemen killed in Zabul suicide blast

2 policemen killed in Zabul suicide blast

Jun 18, 2014 - 20:50

QALAT (Pajhwok): Two policemen were killed and as many wounded in a suicide attack in southern Zabul province on Wednesday evening, the provincial police chief said.

Brig. Gen. Ghulam Sakhi Rogh Lewanai told Pajhwok Afghan News the suicide bomber detonated his explosives when the car he was travelling in was stopped for a security check.

The incident happened on the Zabul-Kandahar highway in Pul-i-Sangi area on the outskirts of Qalat, the provincial capital, at about 7.00pm. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack that took place two days after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives before reaching his target.

One civilian was killed and another was wounded in that incident.


Related Article

Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.


Add new comment



Twitter Update