Disguised Afghan soldier kills coalition member

Disguised Afghan soldier kills coalition member

Kabul : Afghanistan | May 11, 2012 at 5:39 AM PDT
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A man dressed up in Afghan soldier uniform fired shots to coalition service members in eastern Afghanistan on Friday. Officials say one member is dead and the attacker was able escape.

A local police in Kunar province believed that the attacker was an Afghan soldier and the victim, an American soldier. But NATO's International Security Assistance Force has not yet disclosed the victim’s country of origin, says CNN news.

Reportedly, Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid claimed that the assailant was their member. He said the attacked was meant to attract foreign soldiers.

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JeniferLamug is based in Hong Kong, , China, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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