Insurgent Attack Kills Police Official in Afghan North
[TOLONEWS] The police chief of Kashinda district in northern Balkh province has been killed with three other coppers in an turban attack claimed by the Taliban.

An improvised bomb, believed to have been detonated by remote control, went kaboom! at about 3:00pm in Kashinda while the district governor was patrolling the area with the security forces.

The blast killed the district police chief Nasruddin and three other coppers, and injured the district administrative officer Delbar, the police commander in the North Zone 303 told TOLOnews.

The Taliban grabbed credit for the attack in an email.

Posted by: Fred 2013-02-08