News - Afghanistan
A member of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) was killed early Thursday in Kandahar city, local officials said.
Kandahar acting governor Samim Akhpalwak said that an NDS member was shot by unknown gunmen and died while being transferred to hospital.
According to Akhpalwak, the gunmen escaped but police are investigating the matter.
No insurgent group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack.