2020-10-20 › District governor killed in an ambush in Logar
Abdul Hai Zazai, the governor of Zazai Maidan district in Khost province, was killed in a targeted attack in Logar province.
According to local officials, Zazai was ambushed and killed by unknown armed men in
Logar’s Altamur area while he was traveling to the capital Kabul.
The incident took place on Monday afternoon.
The officials stated that one of the Zazai’s bodyguards was also killed and another one was wounded in the attack.
No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attack.