4 Western tourists killed in Tajikistan

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Armed attackers Sunday killed four foreign tourists in Tajikistan in what was initially reported as a road accident, the interior minister said Monday.

Interior Minister Ramazon Rakhimzoda said the tourists, who were killed while cycling some 90 km southeast of capital Dushanbe, were from the United States, Switzerland and the Netherlands.

One suspect has been detained while one was killed. Three more are still at large.

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