Nato official: British killed in Afghan shooting

A Nato official says the two service members shot dead in southern Afghanistan today by a man in an Afghan uniform were British soldiers.

world Updated: Mar 26, 2012 15:54 IST
AP

A Nato official says the two service members shot dead in southern Afghanistan on Monday by a man in an Afghan uniform were British soldiers.


The official spoke anonymously because the information had not yet been formally announced.

Officials have said the two international service members were killed when a man in an Afghan army uniform turned his weapon on international troops at a base in southern Afghanistan. The gunman was shot and killed.

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First Published: Mar 26, 2012 15:27 IST