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Gunmen kill 15 passengers in Afghanistan

26 July, 2014

HERAT: Suspected Taliban gunmen stopped two vehicles in central Afghanistan and shot dead 15 passengers at the side of the road, officials said Friday, in the latest attack to highlight the growing civilian toll from violence.

Only one man escaped the execution-style killing in Ghor province when the armed attackers gunned down 11 men, three women and one child.

"They ordered all passengers to stand in one line, and then they shot them dead one by one," Abdul H ... read more

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