3 ANA troops killed, 5 injured in Ghor explosion
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier were killed and another five wounded in a remotely controlled bomb explosion in the Pasaband district of western Ghor province on Thursday, an official said.
A security official, who wished not to be named, said the blast targeted an ANA patrol in Muderha locality.
The area has recently been retaken by security forces from Taliban, the source said.
Farid Afghan, the town’s administrative chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News security forces had launched a clearing operation in the area and had retaken some check-posts earlier captured by Taliban.
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