Taliban claim killing mayor of Shindand district in Herat province

Published By ITCT News Desk On : September 29, 2018
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Afghanistan: On Saturday, Afghan Taliban claim killing mayor – Noor Ahmad Pahlawan – of Shindand district of Herat province in an ambush attack carried out on Friday.

This is not the first time the mayor of Shindand has been killed. In July 2012, Taliban killed the mayor of Shindand at the time, Abdul Salam Rakhimi.

In the same statement, Taliban also claimed killing a commander of Afghan Local Police (ALP) in exchange of fire in Bar Takht area of Shindand district on Friday.

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