Suicide car bomb kills 3 Afghan policemen
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the spokesman for the provincial governor, said the bomber detonated his explosives-laden vehicle among a group of Afghan security forces in Ghani Khil district on Tuesday.
He said three policemen were killed. Two people were wounded, a civilian and a local policeman.
A military spokesman in the western Herat province said the Taliban killed four Afghan soldiers on Monday night in the Chishti Sharif district.
The spokesman, Najibullha Najibi, said the Taliban attacked an army post overnight. Najibi says ten Taliban fighters were also killed in the clashes.
The attacks were the latest in the countdown to the withdrawal of NATO-led combat troops by the end of the year. (Afg Express Report)