13 Afghan policemen killed in Taliban attack

Taliban militants hand over their weapons after joining the Afghan government’s reconciliation and reintegration programme, in Herat January 30, 2012. Some thirty Afghan Taliban have joined the program, Herat governor Daoud Shah said. REUTERS/Mohammad Shoib (AFGHANISTAN – Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS) – RTR2X2V3

Kabul, Oct 29: At least 13 policemen were killed on Sunday when Taliban militants attacked security checkpoints in Afghanistan’s Kunduz province.

Another policeman was reported missing in the attack in Khanabad district, Xinhua news agency reported.

On Saturday, Taliban militants killed nine police personnel in a similar attack in Ghazni province.

WeForNews Bureau

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