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Six Afghan police, two Taliban killed in pre-election attack

Six Afghan policemen and two suspected Taliban insurgents were killed after militants attacked a police post in the latest violence ahead of key elections next week, officials said. A gunbattle erupted after rebels loyal to the ousted Islamic regime attacked the post in Muqur, a district of Ghazni province in southern Afghanistan, Interior Ministry spokesman Lutfullah Mashal told AFP on Thursday. “Six Afghan police and two Taliban were killed during an exchange of fire lasting more than an hour,” Mashal said. One suspected militant was arrested alive, he added.Full Story

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