3 Americans, 1 Italian killed in Afghanistan

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KABUL, Afghanistan (CNN) — Four coalition members were killed in Afghanistan Saturday, NATO’s International Security Assistance said.

Two American soldiers and a civilian, also American, were shot dead by a gunman wearing an Afghan army uniform in the eastern Paktika province, an ISAF spokeswoman said. The shooter was killed in the incident.

Separately, an Italian soldier was killed and three others were wounded in western Afghanistan’s Farah province by “hostile elements” targeting a convoy of military advisers, the Italian defense ministry said.

CNN’s Khushbu Shah contributed to this report

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