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 kidnapped ALP members found dead in Zabul

Security & Crime


2 kidnapped ALP members found dead in Zabul

Mar 11, 2015 - 12:16

QALAT (Pajhwok): Two Afghan Local Police (ALP) members, who were kidnapped by militants recently, have been killed in the Shah Joi district of southern Zabul province, an official said on Wednesday.

District chief Abdul Khaliq told Pajhwok Afghan News the Talibaninfo-icon had kidnapped the ALP men, whose bodies were found late on Tuesday.

A local official wishing not to be named said the ALP members had been kidnapped on the Kabulinfo-icon-Kandahar Highway two days ago.

About two weeks ago, 31 passengers were forced out from a bus by gunmen from the same highway. The fate of the passengers is still unclear.

According to another report, Taliban militants have torched a house of ALP commander in Chak district of Maidan Wardak province.

The incident took place when rebels set the house of ALP commander Almas on fire in Dawrankhel area of the district last night, Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, said.


Related Article

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




Twitter Update