10 Killed in Armed Attack on Education Office in East Afghanistan
At least 10 people were killed in an armed assault on an education office in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, an official confirmed.
Attaullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, said that a group of armed attackers stormed the Jalalabad directorate in Nangarhar province of the Education Ministry at 09.30 (0500GMT). In a four-hour gun battle, 10 people were killed and 10 wounded, he said.
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