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Six Arrested Over Attack On Police In South Kyrgyzstan

KYZYL-KIYA, Kyrgyzstan -- Police in southern Kyrgyzstan have arrested six suspects in connection with a deadly attack on police officers, RFE/RL's Kyrgyz Service reports.

On October 27, several unknown assailants opened fire on a group of policemen in the town of Kyzyl-Kiya, Batken Oblast, killing two and severely wounding one of them.

Batken Oblast Interior Affairs Department spokesman Mairambek Tashtanov told RFE/RL that the suspects were arrested in Suzak district.