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Afghan police officer kills his four comrades in Farah province

16 Apr 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

An officer of the

Afghan National Police has killed his four comrades in western Farah province

of Afghanistan, the local officials said Tuesday.

Provincial police

spokesman Mohibullah Mohib confirmed that the incident took place on Monday in

the provincial capital of Farah province.

Mohib further added

that the police joined Taliban militants after opening fire on his comrades.

The officer whose

identity has not been disclosed had joined police nearly a year ago and investigations

are underway from the individuals who had given guarantees before join police,

the local officials said.

Farah is among the

relatively volatile provinces in West of Afghanistan where Taliban militants

are active in some of its remote districts and often carry out attacks against

the government and security institutions.

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