Sunday, 22 September 2019 10:39 GMT

2 civilians dead by militants gunfire in Afghanistan


Local police said on Sunday that two Afghan civilians were shot dead by activists in Baghlan province in northern Afghanistan.

Provincial police spokesman, Jawed Basharat, said that "Taliban militants intercepted a vehicle in Cheshma-e-Shir, a locality outside provincial capital Pul-e-Khumri on Saturday. They singled out four civilians and seized them but bodies of two kidnapped civilians were found Sunday morning".

He also said that a member of provincial council of neighboring Samangan province, namely Sayyed Halim Sadaat, was one of the victims.

He as well added that two civilians are still in activist's custody and the security forces are doing their best to free them.


2 civilians dead by militants gunfire in Afghanistan

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