25 Taliban Insurgents Killed in Balkh Province

Afghan security officials say at least 25 Taliban Insurgents have been killed and 33 others have been wounded in Balkh province.

The Special Operations Corps in a press release said that after Taliban insurgents attacked security positions in Balkh, Dawlat Abad and Chamtal districts, the security forces targeted the insurgents’ hideouts.

According to the press release, a Taliban commander named Mullah Hafiz among the killed and two other commanders identified as Mullah Reyhan and Qari Janat are among the 33 wounded.

This comes as the Hewad, Palas Posh, Khaja Namlok, Tajarkhel, Bahauddin and a number of other villages were clearled of insurgents after the clashes.

24 / March 2020
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