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Armed robbers clash with police in Herat leaving 3 dead or wounded

16 Jan 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

An armed clash broke out between the armed robbers and

police forces in western Herat province of Afghanistan leaving at least three

dead or wounded.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement said Wednesday

that the clash took place on Tuesday in Pashtun Zarghoon district.

The statement further added that the police forces launched

an operation in pursuit of the armed thieves after receiving reports regarding

that they had stolen a car.

According to MoI, one of the armed robbers was killed and

another one was wounded after a clash broke out during the operation.

The statement by MoI also added that one police soldier has

also sustained minor injuries during the exchange of fire with the armed

thieves.

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