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At Least 8 Police Killed In Afghanistan Ambush

Afghan officials say at least eight police have been killed following an ambush by suspected Taleban rebels in southeastern Afghanistan.

Security officials say four Taleban insurgents were also killed in the attack Friday in Helmand province. No other details were immediately available.

An interior ministry spokesman said captured Taleban insurgents led police there to look for a large Taleban hideout.

Some information for this report provided by AFP and AP.