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Taliban-kidnapped vaccinators found dead in Kunar

Taliban-kidnapped vaccinators found dead in Kunar

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Feb 07, 2016 - 12:12

ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Three vaccinators were found dead after being kidnapped by militants in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Sunday.

The healthinfo-icon workers had been kidnapped nearly two weeks ago from Ghaziabad district, the provincial police chief, Brig. Gen. Abdul Habib Syedkhel, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

Without said the medics were killed last night and their dead bodies recovered from the Abargul area of the district.

However, the acting public health director, Dr. Ihsanullah Fazli, confirmed the abduction of two vaccinators, Abdul Khaliq and Hazirullah12 days ago from the Ailgal clinic of Ghaziabad.

No one has so far claimed responsibility for the killings.

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