Multiple Taliban Attacks In Balkh Failed With Heavy Casualties: 209 Shaheen Corps

In the past day, the Taliban fighters carried out two attacks on security positions in Hairatan township and Bayez area of Chamtal district of Balkh, the 209 Shaheen Corps said on Saturday.

Afghan forces killed 11 Taliban militants, including Qari Shakoor, a Taliban Red Unit commander, and wounded eight more in the clashes.

The army also discovered and defused two mines in the Joy Wakil area of Shortepa districts and the Sar-e Asiab area of Chamtal district.

17 / October 2020