AFGHANISTAN – TV anchor, driver shot dead in eastern Afghanistan (Al Jazeera)

A female TV anchor and her driver were shot dead by unknown men in Afghanistan’s eastern province of Nangarhar.

The attack took place at 7.10am [02:40 GMT] on Thursday when journalist Malalai Maiwand and her driver were on their way to work in Jalalabad city, the provincial governor’s spokesman Attaullah Khogyani said.