7 Security Forces Killed, Wounded in Taliban’s Attack in Faryab

Afghan local officials say the Taliban militants attacked the security outposts in Dahan Dara village of Pashtun Kot district of Faryab province on Tuesday night.

The spokesman of Faryab Police, Abdul Karim Yourish said that at least four security forces were killed and three more were wounded during the clashes with Taliban.

Yourish noted that the Taliban’s attacks pushed back after resistance forces arrived at the area and backed up the security forces.

He added that at least seven Taliban insurgents were also killed and five more including a foreign national were wounded in the clashes.

20 / January 2021