- Three feminine media employees have been shot lifeless in Afghanistan.
- In response to Enikass TV, the place the deceased ladies labored, unknown assailants opened hearth at them after they had been strolling residence from workplace.
- TV channel’s director says the ladies had been killed in two separate assaults. All three labored within the dubbing division for the broadcaster.
JALALABAD: Three feminine media employees misplaced their lives after unknown assailants shot at them within the japanese Afghan metropolis of Jalalabad on Tuesday, their TV community stated, in what seemed to be the most recent focused killing to rock the war-torn nation.
“They’re all lifeless. They had been going residence from the workplace on foot after they had been shot,” Zalmai Latifi, the director at Enikass TV, advised AFP.
Latifi stated the ladies had been killed in two separate assaults. All three labored within the dubbing division for the broadcaster.
Zahir Adel, a spokesman at Nangarhar´s provincial hospital, additionally confirmed the toll.
No group has to this point claimed duty for the assaults.
Journalists, non secular students, activists and judges have all been focused in a latest wave of political assassinations that has unfold panic throughout Afghanistan and compelled many into hiding — with some even fleeing the nation.
The killings have elevated since peace talks had been launched final 12 months between the warring Afghan authorities and the Taliban — the most recent try to finish a long time of battle.