Parwan residents set Taliban stronghold on fire

Salaam Times

PARWAN -- A group of residents in Parwan Province Wednesday (August 21) set a Taliban stronghold on fire, forcing the militants to flee the area, TOLOnews reported, citing a local official.

The incident took place in Qala-e-Qorhir village, Shinwari District, said Wahida Shahkar, a spokesperson for the Parwan governor.

A number of weapons and explosives were destroyed, she said.

The Taliban did not immediately comment.

Do you like this article?

0 Comment

Comment Policy * Denotes required field 1500 / 1500