Two border policemen were killed in a roadside mine blast in northern Balkh province on Sunday, local officials said.
In addition, two other policemen were injured.
The incident took place in Kaldar district of the province after their vehicle struck a roadside mine, a border police commander, Gen. Mir Naeem Haidari said.
“The roadside mine was placed there by the insurgents,” he said.
No group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the incident.