02/25/2012 07:56 am ET | Updated Apr 26, 2012

Afghanistan Violence: U.S. Colonel, Major Killed At Interior Ministry, Officials Say

KABUL, Feb 25 (Reuters) - Two Americans who were shot dead on Saturday inside the Interior Ministry in Afghanistan's capital Kabul are believed to be a colonel and a major in the U.S. military, Afghan security sources told Reuters.

The Interior Ministry said in a statement that two "foreign partners" had been killed, but said it was not immediately clear who shot them. (Reporting by Hamid Shalizi, Writing by Amie Ferris-Rotman; Editing by Michael Georgy)