'Ten UN workers killed' at Afghan Koran protest
01-Apr-2011 (one comment)

Ten foreign UN workers were killed on Friday in an attack on the UN headquarters in the northern Afghan city of Mazar-i-Sharif by demonstrators protesting at the burning of the Koran by a US pastor, police told AFP.

"Ten (UN) people have been killed by the protesters (...) All the killed are foreigners," police spokesman Lal Mohammad Ahmadzai said.

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according to CNN, there were 12 dead, 7 of them UN workers including security staff, and 5 others were part of the attackers.