Teenage girl killed by Taliban-fired rocket
PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A 12-year-old girl was killed and three civilians were injured in a clash between Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and Taliban fighters in Logar central province, officials said on Saturday.
The clash erupted on Friday night, when the insurgents attacked an ANA convoy on the outskirts of Pul-i-Alam, the capital of the province, the Logar police chief told Pajhwok Afghan News.
A teen-age girl was killed and three others were injured when a rocket fired by the militants landed in their house, Col. Ghulam Sakhi Rogh Lewanai said.
People could not come out of their houses due to the clash, said a resident of Juma village, Khwaja Matin.
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