Afghanistan: Aid group's compound attacked

April 17, 2007 09:20

Suspected militants attacked a compound housing an international aid group in eastern Afghanistan, wounding its driver before police shot and wounded three assailants, police said Tuesday. Militants fired rocket propelled grenades and light weapons during the attack on a compound used by the Danish Committee for Aid to Afghan Refugees, or DACAAR, on Monday evening in Alishing district of Laghman province, said Abdul Karim, the provincial police chief.

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