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Insurgents capture 15 policemen in Ghor

Insurgents capture 15 policemen in Ghor

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Aug 10, 2014 - 16:43

FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Talibaninfo-icon have captured 15 policemen from a check-post in the Chaharsadah district of western Ghorinfo-icon province, an official said on Sunday.

Governor Syed Anwar Rahmati told Pajhwok Afghan News the police officials were made captive after they ran out of ammunition during a clash with Taliban.

The Taliban also confirmed seizing the policemen along with weapons.

Earlier, the rebels had captured the district for one day. But security forces retook control of the town, killing nine militants

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