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7 soldiers killed as Taliban storm army base in Parwan

7 soldiers killed as Taliban storm army base in Parwan

May 28, 2020 - 12:01

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Seven soldiers were killed in a predawn attack by Talibaninfo-icon militants in central Parwan province on Thursday, an official said.

Wahida Shahkar, the governor’s spokeswoman, said an army outpost came under attack in the Antan area of Siagird district at 2:00am..

Seven soldiers were martyred and an eighth one wounded in the in the incident, according to the official, who said one attacker was also killed.

“The Taliban also suffered casualties but exact information about the number is yet to be ascertained,” she said.

The assault marks the first major incident of violence following a three-day Eid ceasefire that ended on Tuesday.




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