KABUL: An Afghan official says safety forces killed three bodyguards of a parliamentary candidate all through a raid on a home close to his residence within the jap Kunar province.
Abdul Ghani Musamem, a spokesman for the provincial governor, says two suspects had been arrested by way of the raid late on Sunday.
The house targeted inside the raid was near-the residence WhoAtallah Safi, Who’s working as an neutral candidate in parliamentary elections scheduled for Oct 20. Safi was unharmed.
5 candKilled have been killed inside the run-up to the marketing campaign interval, in an indication of the widespread violence gripping the nation 17 years after the US-led invasion that toppled the Taliban.
There was no fast remark from security officers about Sunday’s raid.
Revealed in Daybreak, October 2nd, 2018