In Afghanistan when attacking Taliban* killed four police officers

MOSCOW, April 15 — RIA Novosti. Four Afghan policemen were killed and another five injured in the attack of militants of the radical movement “Taliban”* on a checkpoint in Eastern Afghanistan, 1TV TV channel reported, citing officials.

According to TV channel, the attack occurred in the area Jaghatu Ghazni province.

The situation in Afghanistan in recent months, has deteriorated markedly. Radical movement “Taliban”*, formerly possessed a large territory in rural areas of the country, launched a major offensive against the city. Also in the country has increased the influence of the “Islamic state”*.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia