August 18, 2017

Baghlan’s Chief Military Attorney gunned down

By Khaama Press - Tue Sep 01 2015, 12:03 pm

Afghan-soldiers-missing-in-USUnknown armed men have gunned down the Chief Military Attorney of northern Baghlan province.

The incident took place in the provincial capital Pul-i-Khumri on Tuesday morning.

Local officials say Munawar Shah was on his way to his office when he came under the attack.

This comes only a day after a top government official as targeted in a similar attack in southern Kandahar province.

Hazrat Wali Hotak, Kandahar’s director of cultural affairs was heading towards unidentified armed me sprayed bullets on his vehicle and fled the area.

Eye witnesses said that the gunmen were riding on motorcycles.

Hotak received serious wounds to his should and arm in the shooting.

No group has accepted responsibility for these attacks.

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