Afghanistan: Policeman kills 8 fellow officers in insider attack, to join Taliban:
The attack took place in Takhar province. Earlier a US soldier was killed by an Aghan police official in eastern Logar province. "The incident happened early Thursday morning after a local police opened fire on his colleagues sleeping in a checkpoint in Khwaja Ghar district," Takhar provincial police spokesman, Khalil Asir said. He said the bodies were later set on fire and burned.