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At least 3 NATO soldiers, 3 Afghan officers and the District Chief of Western Baghdis Province killed
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A top provincial government official in Western Badghis province was killed on Sunday after a roadside bomb hit his vehicle on the way to Qala-e-Naw, officials said.

Confirming the death of Moqur district chief Mohammad Dawood, Deputy Governor of Badghis said seven others; including five police officers and two civilians were wounded in the incident.

The incident took place as seven members of a bomb disposal team, who were kidnapped in western Farah province, were found beheaded.

The deminers were abducted on Wednesday in a district in western Farah province.

On Sunday Nato also announced the death of three service members in Taliban attacks in south eastern parts of the country and in a separate incident in southern Kandahar province three Afghan police officers were killed.

Sunday has been described the deadliest since the beginning of this month.

The incidents follow the death

Added: Jul-10-2011 Occurred On: Jul-10-2011
By: Snusmumrikken
Tags: Afghanistan, NATO
Location: Afghanistan (load item map)
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