Zabul

Afghan Official: Police Officer Shoots, Kills 8 Colleagues

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) – Eight Afghan policemen were killed by a colleague who turned his gun on them at a checkpoint in the volatile southern Zabul province, an official said on Thursday. The perpetrator escaped the scene in Qalat, the provincial capital, taking weapons and vehicles, said Ghulam Jalani Farahi, Zabul’s deputy police chief. The incident happened at 3 a.m. Thursday,…