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10 suicide vests recovered in Maidan Wardak

10 suicide vests recovered in Maidan Wardak

Mar 23, 2011 - 14:35

MAIDAN SHAR (PANinfo-icon): Ten suicide vests and other explosives were recovered in central Maidan Wardak province, officials said on Wednesday.

The explosives were recovered from a house in Shaniz area of the Sayed Abad district on Tuesday, district chief, Fazal Karim Muslim, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

The explosives included 10 suicide vests, 36 jerry cans of explosives and 15BM1 warheads, he said.

No suspects were arrested, he said, adding, the incident is being investigated.

Shahidullah Shahid, the spokesman for the Maidan Wardak governor, said a rocket was fired while the governor was visiting Karimdad area of Narkh district on Wednesday.

No one was injured, Shahid said.

The Talibaninfo-icon have not made any comment on the incident so far.



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