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Taliban kill eight Afghan workers en route to US base

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Taliban gunmen on Thursday shot dead eight Afghan civilians en route to jobs at a US military base south of Kabul, police said.

"They were forced out of their car and taken about 200 metres off road to a nearby village, and shot in the head one by one," the deputy police chief in Logar province, Rais Khan Sadeq, told AFP.

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