News 8 november — 19:26

Afghan forces killed as Taliban continues deadly attacks


At least 14 Afghan army soldiers were killed in Takhar province after midnight on Thursday in the latest attack by Taliban armed group, which has killed or wounded dozens of security forces this week, AL Jazeera reports.

Six soldiers are missing and 16 others wounded in the attack on military base in Khawja Ghar district, provincial council member Mohammad Azam Afzali told Al Jazeera.

In the neighbouring Kunduz province, at least seven army soldiers were killed and several others were wounded on Wednesday, Afzali added.

Also on Thursday, Taliban attacked and overran two checkposts in Ghazni's Jaghori district, killing several local police forces, as fighting continued.

Latest news