NATO: Afghan policeman kills 2 service members

KABUL — Two NATO service members were killed in southwestern Helmand province by an Afghan policeman, the coalition said Friday.

The two were mentoring an Afghan National Civil Order brigade and were shot and killed inside the police compound on Thursday as they sat down to eat lunch, NATO said in a statement. Other soldiers returned fire and the policeman was wounded and hospitalized. The names and nationalities of the service members, along with other details, were not released.

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