Afghan Governor Shukrullah Shakir killed in a bomb blast in Herat Province

Afghan Governor Shukrullah Shakir killed in a bomb blast in Herat Province
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KABUL - Afghan Governor Shukrullah Shakir killed in a bomb blast in the western province of Herat.

Shukrullah Shakir, the district governor of Zenda Jan district in the western province of Herat, was killed in a roadside bomb blast on Saturday, sources confirmed.

The incident happened in Zenda Jan district when a vehicle carrying the district governor hit a roadside bomb.

Two others were also killed in the incident, sources said.

The provincial governor’s spokesman Jailani Farhad confirmed the incident but did not give details about the casualties.

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