Gunmen kill 13 men in northern province of Afghanistan

In a northern Afghan province of Balkh in the Zari district that is usually peaceful, gunmen stopped two vehicles and shot and killed all the male passengers on Saturday. The attack may have been targeting ethnic minorities since all victims were Hazaras.

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