Nine more killed in Afghan protests over Koran burnings

By REUTERS
February 24, 2012 15:37




KABUL - Nine more people were killed on Friday in protests in Afghanistan over the burning of copies of the Koran at a NATO base, officials said.

Seven people were killed and 50 wounded in the western province of Herat, while two more were killed in Khost in the east. Three people were killed earlier during protests.


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