" He said that the civilians were travelling to Iran to find work as labourer."
Kabul, Aug 31 - Taliban militants killed at least 11 civilians in Farah province of Afghanistan early Saturday, officials said.

Jawid Afghan, a provincial governor spokeman, said the victims were on their way to neigbouring Iran when they were shot dead by Taliban in Posht-e-Koh district, MENA news agency reported citing Khaama newspaper.

He said that the civilians were travelling to Iran to find work as labourer.

According to the spokesman, the incident took place around 7 a.m. and the victims were all residents of western Farah province.


comments powered by Disqus
Read more on:
 AFGHANISTAN (40747 views)
 

PERMALINK

http://www.nerve.in/news:2535002400107
You can quote the permanent link above for a direct link to the story. We do not archive or expire our news stories.


STORY OPTIONS
  Email this story to a friend
  XML feed for Asia


 
COPYRIGHTS INFORMATION
All rights reserved for news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.
Contact Nerve Staff for any feedback, corrections and omissions in news stories.
 

All rights reserved for the news content. Reproduction, storage or redistribution of Nerve content and articles in any medium is strictly prohibited.