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Wednesday | Malaysian National News Agency
All five staff members of the International Committee of the Red Cross abducted last week in western Afghanistan were released unharmed on Wednesday, Xinhua news agency reported.
The International Committee of the Red Cross said on Saturday that five of its Afghan staff were kidnapped by a local armed group two days ago in the western province of Herat.
A spokesman for the International Committee of the Red Cross in Afghanistan says five members of their Afghan staff members have been abducted.
An Afghan official says a NATO helicopter strike has killed four civilians in the country's west.
A man dressed in an Afghan army uniform opened fire Tuesday on foreign troops at a military base, causing casualties, an Afghan military spokesman said.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 09:00 pm
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