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11 killed in terrorist attack against Jalalabad city education department

11 Jul 2018 Afghanistan Times

AT-KABUL- At least 11 employees of the Urban Education Department of Jalalabad city were martyred and 10 more were injured after two terrorists attacked the city’s education department office today morning.

The attack which started at 9:30am lasted two hours before the two armed terrorist of ISIS to be killed by security forces.

Out of the 31 employees who were in the building during the attack, 20 of them were rescued by the security forces.

But 11 employees including Sulaiman Pacha, head of the department were killed in the attack, Attaullah Khogyanai, Nangarhar governor spokesmen said.

Ten more people including a student were injured.

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