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6 passengers abducted on Farah-Nimroz highway

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6 passengers abducted on Farah-Nimroz highway

Jul 25, 2015 - 14:29

FARA CITY (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen have abducted six passengers from the Suor locality of Farah City, the provincial capital of western Farah province, an official said on Saturday.

Police Spokesman Iqbal Baher told Pajhwok Afghan News the passengers were traveling in a 303 bus of Kabulinfo-icon Karwan Transportation Company from Farah to Nimroz provicne.

He said the gunmen stopped the bus at around 3:00am in the Suor locality and got the six passengers off the bus. Police had opened investigation into the incident, he added.

Abdul Sammad Farahi, head of transportation department, said the abducted individuals were truck drivers who wanted to go to Nimroz for work.



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