11 ANA soldiers dead in fresh bout of violence
KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 11 Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed in attacks and land mines in different parts of the country in the past 24 hours, an official communiqué said on Sunday.
The communiqué from ministry of interior did not share more details of the killings.
An official in interior ministry requesting anonymity told Pajhwok Afghan News that five ANA soldiers were killed during a search operation of in southern Zabul Province.
The soldiers were targeted when a remotely controlled bomb tied on a tree detonated, the source added.
Taliban insurgents claimed killing several security forces in different areas of Zabul province.
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