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Six Americans Among Ten Slain in Afghan Ambush

Six Americans and two added foreigners on a medical mission were attempt and dead by the Taliban, who ambushed their cartage in a alien allotment of arctic Afghanistan, a alms said Saturday.Taliban agent Zabiullah Mujahid told The Associated Press in Pakistan that they dead the foreigners because they were "spying for the Americans" and "preaching Christianity.Dirk Frans, administrator of the International Assistance Mission, said the eight-member medical team, which additionally included one German, one Briton and two Afghan interpreters, was active to Kabul from an eye dispensary in northeastern Nuristan arena back they were dead in Badakhshan arena to the north.The accumulation had absitively to arch through Badakhshan to acknowledgment to the basic because they anticipation that would be the safest route.This tragedy abnormally impacts our adeptness to abide confined the Afghan bodies as IAM has been accomplishing back 1966," according to a account appear by the nonprofit Christian organization.