4 Special Forces’ personnel killed in Taliban assault
FEROZ KOH CITY (Pajhwok): At least four Special Forces’personnel have been killed and five others wounded in the Pasaband district of northwestern Ghor province, an official said on Wednesday.
Farid Afghanyar, the Pasaband district chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News the insurgents once again attacked the district on Tuesday night on and a clash was still underway.
He added four Special Forces’ policemen were killed and five others wounded as result of the militant attack on the district. He had no information about Taliban causalities.
Yasir, a policeman, confirmed the overnight attacks on their check-posts. He said the militants were 200 metres from the district centre. In the clash, four policemen were killed and 11 others injured, he said.
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