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2 killed in Nangarhar mosque shooting

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2 killed in Nangarhar mosque shooting

Feb 09, 2015 - 11:22

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen opened fire at people offering prayers in a mosqueinfo-icon in the Rodat district of eastern Nangarhar province, killing at least two worshippers and injuring a third, an official said on Monday.

Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the attackers were militants who opened fired at the mosque in the Kabulinfo-icon Camp area of the district last night.

He added police had opened investigation to arrest the killers. However, there was no claim of responsibility for the gun attack.


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