3 ANA soldiers dead in Taliban attack on Uruzgan check-posts
TARINKOT (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers have been killed in the Taliban attack in the Dihraud district of central Uruzgan province, a reliable source said on Wednesday.
A security official in the district’s police headquarters told Pajhwok Afghan News tens of Taliban fighters staged an attack over security forces check-posts in Morchi locality on Tuesday night.
There was no report about the Taliban causalities during the gun battle, according to the source.
Security situations deteriorated in Uruzgan and few days back there was report that the Taliban may overran Tarinkot, the provincial capital.
Government had dispatched fresh troops to the province to launch an offensive against insurgents.
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