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Father and Son, Both Doctors Shot Dead in Afgan Hospital




According to USA Today, An Afghan security guard shot and killed three Americans at a hospital in Kabul on Thursday. Officials said the three killed were doctors, including a visiting father and son.
Another doctor and a U.S. nurse were wounded in the attack.
District Police Chief Hafiz Khan told the Associated Press that a guard suddenly turned his weapon on the staff he was supposed to be protecting at Cure International Hospital and started shooting.
"Five doctors had entered the compound of the hospital and were walking toward the building when the guard opened fire on them," said Kanishka Bektash Torkystani, a Ministry of Health spokesman. "Three foreign doctors were killed."
The identities of the victims were not released. The U.S. Embassy in Kabul confirmed that three Americans were killed but did not give any further information.

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