Shooting between between Afghan and U.S. forces leaves one Afghan dead

April 8, 2015 11:38 AM

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KABUL (Reuters) - At least one Afghan soldier was killed on Wednesday when a firefight broke out between Afghan and U.S. security forces at a compound where a senior U.S. diplomat met a provincial governor in eastern Afghanistan, police sources said.

Five others were wounded, including two American soldiers, in the shooting, which broke out shortly after the diplomat left the compound aboard a helicopter, according to U.S. and Afghan sources.

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