Tag: Afghan policemen

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  • Taliban kill 12 policemen in Afghanistan

    Taliban kill 12 policemen in Afghanistan

    At least 12 police personnel have been killed in clashes with Taliban militants in Afghanistan’s Ghazni province, an official said on Tuesday. “Hundreds of Taliban militants launched coordinated attacks on Monday night, triggering heavy gunfights lasting for hours. Fifteen other people were injured,” Xinhua news agency reported citing a provincial government spokesman. Several militants were …

    May 22, 2018
  • Taliban attack kills 5 in Afghanistan

    Taliban attack kills 5 in Afghanistan

    At least five Afghan policemen were killed and five others wounded after Taliban militants attacked a checkpoint in the western Badghis province in Afghanistan, a senior police official said. “A group of Taliban rebels attacked a security checkpoint in Kandalan area, in the north edge of provincial capital Qala-i-Now city on Friday night. As a …

    September 17, 2017
  • 20 Afghan policemen killed by Taliban

    20 Afghan policemen killed by Taliban

    At least 20 Afghan policemen were killed and ten others injured in a Taliban attack on several checkpoints in Zabul province, an official said on Sunday. On Saturday night, hundreds of Taliban fighters simultaneously attacked the checkpoints at three different places, in a bid to wrest control of these areas, but their attempts were foiled …

    May 21, 2017