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Thursday
Apr142011

Multiple Suicide Attack Kills Three Afghan Police Officers

U.S. State Department(KABUL, Afghanistan) -- Three police officers were killed and three others injured when a police training center in Afghanistan was attacked by multiple suicide bombers Thursday, according to officials.

The attack took place at an Afghan Local Police training center in the Jaji district of Paktia province.  One suicide bomber managed to set off his explosives, while another was shot down by policemen.  Authorities are searching for a third bomber who got away.

The blast killed two members of the ALP and one member of the Afghan National Police.  Three other members of the ANP were also wounded in the attack.

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