Moslem guerrillas fighting to topple the leadership of Afghanistan slaughtered more than 200 government soldiers who had agreed to surrender, diplomatic and guerrilla sources said Saturday.

The killings occurred last month during battles for two provincial capitals in southern Afghanistan, the sources said on condition of anonymity.Moderate guerrillas blamed Moslem fundamentalists for the massacres. Moderate groups have pulled out of the fighting, aimed at pressuring the Kabul government to negotiate an end to the 12-year-old war, the sources said.

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