Two policemen killed in Afghanistan blast

Kabul, Feb 17: Two policemen were killed while two others were wounded in a bomb attack in western Afghanistan’s Farah province, authorities said Monday.

“On Sunday evening, a vehicle of the Afghan Public Protection Police Force set off an improvised explosive device, killing two policemen and wounding two others,” a provincial police source told Xinhua.

He blamed the Taliban for the attack, which took place in Dilaram district of the province.

–Indo-Asian News service

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