Gunmen Attack Foreign Ministry Official in Balkh

KABUL: (Middle East Press) An official of the General Directorate of Protocol of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. (MoFA) known as Aziz Ghani has been attacked and killed in Mazar-i-Sharif, provincial capital of Balkh province, Sunday afternoon.  

Spokesman for MoFA, Shakib Mustaghni has confirmed the attack and said that the official was killed by unidentified gunmen in Mazar-i-Sharif.

According to Mustaghni the convicts were riding on a motorcycle have escaped after killing General Ghani.

Mustaghni said police has initiated investigation into the incident and that further details will be available soon.


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