LASHKARGAH/KABUL (PAN): Nine Afghan National Army (ANA) troops and seven insurgents were killed during an overnight clash in the Washer district of southern Helmand province, the governor’s office said on Wednesday.
LASHKARGAH (PAN): A gunman wearing an Afghan police uniform shot dead three British soldiers at point-blank range at a checkpoint in southern Helmand province, the British Ministry of Defence confirmed on Monday.
LASHKARGAH/PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Four civilians were killed when a motorcycle they were riding on hit a roadside bomb, the Taliban’s weapon of choice, in southern Helmand province on Saturday, an official said.
LASHKARGAH (PAN): Under Secretary of Defense for Policy James N. Miller, who arrived on a brief visit to southern Helmand province, on Thursday met with American troops and the provincial governor in Lashkargah.
LASHKARGAH (PAN): A private company is developing an integrated township with all modern facilities in Lashkargah, the capital of southern Helmand. The scheme, when completed, will house 30,000 people.