Suicide attackers kill 11 Afghan police at provincial headquarters

February 17, 2015 9:48 AM

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KABUL (Reuters) - Four suicide attackers on Tuesday stormed a provincial police headquarters in eastern Afghanistan, killing 11 policemen, an official said, while Taliban insurgents immediately claimed responsibility.

The attack in Logar province outside the capital, Kabul, was the latest to target Afghan security forces following the withdrawal of most foreign combat troops at the end of last year.

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