The Taliban attacked a local army base in the southern province of Zabul on Wednesday night and clashes are still ongoing, reported Tolo News.
According to the sources, the Taliban detonated a car bomb at the base in the Holand area of Shahjoy district.
“At least 10 security forces members, including their commander Mohammad Reza Khan, were killed in the attack,” said Atta Jan Haqbayan, head of the provincial council.
“This is the only local army base in the area which has about 200 local army forces,” he said.
Courtesy: TOLO NEWS