Militants kill four deminers in Afghanistan

July 10, 2014 - 9:45:25 am

KABUL: The anti-government armed militants have killed at least four deminers in western Herat province of Afghanistan, according to reports.

The incident has reportedly taken place in Kohsan district of Herat province early Thursday morning.


Preliminary reports suggest that deminers belong to Halo Trust demining organization.


Local security officials have not commented regarding the incident so far, according to Afghan Khaama Press (KP).

No group including the Taliban militants has so far claimed responsibility behind the incident. (QNA)