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Beheaded bodies of Hazara members flown to Ghazni for burial

Beheaded bodies of Hazara members flown to Ghazni for burial

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Nov 13, 2015 - 15:38

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The dead bodies of seven beheaded civilians were taken from a hospital in Kabul to southern Ghazni province for burial, officials said on Friday.

The Ministry of Defence said that the bodies were airlifted to Jaghori district, from where the seven civilians had been kidnapped a month back.

Kabul Provincial Council member Abdul Ali Yazdanparastsaid the corpses were flown around noonto the district for burial, for which preparations have been made.

Over the past two days, thousands of people staged protests in Kabul against the beheading of the seven Hazar community members, including four womeninfo-icon and a child.

The protest resulted in damage worth two million afghanis to the Presidential Palace. A large number of gates, footpath fences, air conditioners and computers were smashed.

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