14 rebels dead as attack on Alasai district repulsed
MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): At least 14 insurgents were killed and a dozen more wounded during clashes with security forces in Alasai district of central Kapisa province, officials said on Friday. But residents said around 12 civilians also suffered casualties in the crossfire.
Kapisa police chief Brig. Gen. Abdul Karim Fayeq told Pajhwok Afghan News the insurgents staged attacks on Alasai district headquarters on Thursday from multiple directions and were pushed back after few hours of clashes.
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