Foreign Tourists Attacked In Western Afghanistan: Officials

Foreign tourists attacked in western Afghanistan: officials

HERAT, Afghanistan,(APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 4th Augst,2016) - Militants attacked foreign tourists escorted by an Afghan army convoy in the western province of Herat on Thursday, officials said, with a military spokesman saying at least six people were wounded. "The convoy was ambushed by the Taliban in Chesht-e-Sharif district.

The tourists were on their way to Herat from Bamiyan and Ghor provinces," Jilani Farhad, the spokesman for Herat's governor.