Afghan District Police Chief Among 4 Killed By Taliban

At least four police officers including a district police Chief, were killed in a Taliban ambush in Afghanistan's Northern Baghlan province.

Takhar provincial government spokesman, said police Chief of Warsaj district of Takhar province, and three of his colleagues were killed during clashes with Taliban in Jalga district of neighboring Baghlan province.

The deceased police chief was travelling together with three policemen from his hometown in Jalga to Warsaj district police station after vacation but the militants ambushed his vehicle in Kotal-e-Palfi locality of Jalga.