Sunday, October 23, 2011 Kabul (BIA) Four civilians were martyred and three others injured in a mine blast in Herat province today.
Four civilians were martyred and three others injured in a mine blast in Herat province today. These persons were martyred while they wanted to defuse the planted mines in Chahankoy area, Pashton Zarghon district of that province. Col. Noor Khan spokesman of Herat Security commandment told this news agency, the mentioned persons without informing police forces started defusing six planted mines. The mines have been planted by the armed Taliban on Chahankoy road. Due to explosion of a mine four of them were martyred and three others injured. The wounded persons shifted to Herat regional hospital. Translated By: Ahmad Rateb Nabizada