|

Security forces kill 2 Taliban militants in Badakhshan

Salaam Times

BADAKHSHAN -- Afghan forces killed at least two Taliban militants and wounded six others in Badakhshan Province, according to a statement on Facebook from the 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan National Army Tuesday (February 13).

The militants sustained the casualties during artillery strikes and combat with Afghan forces in Jurum District Tuesday, according to the statement.

One of those killed was Tajik, it added.

The Taliban had no immediate comment.

Do you like this article?

Ca mobile no 0

0 Comment

* Denotes required field
Captcha

Spotlight

Iran confirms official links with Taliban

The admission of official talks between Iran and the Taliban by a senior official underscores Iran's continuing malign influence in Afghanistan.

Poll

What do you think of the growing night-time capabilities of the Afghan Air Force?

View Results