Kabul: At least three Hazara passengers have been shot dead on the Ghor-Herat highway in the Bandabain area of Firuzkuh on Wednesday by Taliban insurgents, said Ghor Governor Abdul Zahir Faizzada said.
Faizzada added that the Taliban stopped the vehicle in which the three men were travelling, asked them to dismount and then, shot them.
The Taliban has not yet commented on the matter.
Last month, the Taliban insurgents also shot dead four civilians in the Sheniya area of Dawlatiyar district. These victims were also Hazaras.