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Afghan officials: Taliban kill 4 police; rockets hit Kabul

AP  |  Kabul 

An official says a attack has four in southern Ghazni province.

In Kabul, two rockets fired from the east of the capital hit inside the city but caused no casualties.

In Ghazni, police chief Mohammad Zaman says the insurgents targeted a security post in the district of Waghaz early on Monday. He says along with the four killed, two were wounded in the attack.

Zaman says the attack set off a heavy gunbattle that lasted hours. He says the were "defeated with heavy causalities."

Najib Danish, spokesman for the Ministry of Interior, says the target of the attack, also on Monday morning, was not immediately clear.

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First Published: Mon, October 23 2017. 15:57 IST