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6 rebels killed, 5 injured in Ghazni clash

6 rebels killed, 5 injured in Ghazni clash

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Apr 25, 2014 - 12:55

GHAZNI (Pajhwok): Six militants were killed and five others wounded in a fierce clash with security forces in southern Ghazni province on Friday morning, an official said.

Shafiq Nang, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News a group of insurgents mounted attack on a police check post in Ibrahimkehlu locality on the outskirts of Andhr district at around 6:00am.

Heavy police reinforcement came to the battle scene and besieged the militants near the check post, he said, adding six militants killed and five others injured in the three-hour long clash.

He said security forces remained unhurt during the gun battle but dead bodies of militants were still laying in the site.

However, Talibaninfo-icon have not yet commented on the incident.

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