Friday, November 10, 2006

Afghanistan Security Incidents

A brief summary of NGO-related security events since the first of November as reported by ANSO .

November 1 - An attempt to stop an International NGO vehicle in the northern region of Sar-e-Pul province failed. Shots were fired but no staff were injured. The incident is being viewed as a robbery attempt.

November 2 - Armed men attempted to kidnap eight national staff members at an IDP camp basic health care clinic in Kandahar province. Seven of the eight managed to escape. No parties have claimed responsibility.

November 5 - Five national staff members working for an Afghan NGO were kidnapped in Paktya province. No parties have claimed responsibility.


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