An Afghan Religious Scholar Assassinated in Herat Prov.
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Police in Afghanistan’s Herat announced that Maulvi ‘Sayed Salahuddin’, one of the religious scholars of this city, was assassinated on Wednesday afternoon, AVA News reported.
According to Afghan police, the incident took place by unidentified gunmen in the 7th District of Herat city.
No individual or group has so far claimed responsibility for the incident.
This is while that Abdul Ahad Valizadeh, spokesman of Herat Police Command in Afghanistan, recently announced that Maulvi Ghulam Mohammad Kababiani, Deputy Head of Ulema Council of Herat has been assassinated.
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