Policemen, rebel leader killed in Helmand clash
A police vehicle was carrying equipment to a checkpoint when came under attack from insurgents in Aab Pashak area of Greshk district in the morning, the governor's house said in a statement.
In the ensuing clash, two policemen and a rebel commander were killed, it said.
Police chief, Mohammad Hakim Angar, confirmed the attack, saying only one policeman was killed.
Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.