At least 10 policemen were killed during Taliban attack in Baghlan
Reporter: Mohammad Khalid Noorzad
Local sources in Baghlan province northern Afghanistan have confirmed that 10 soldiers have lost their lives in a Taliban attack on two police stations in the province.
Baghlan Provincial Governor Abdulahi Nemati told media that 10 soldiers were killed in a Taliban attack in the Pul-e-Khumri district of Baghlan province, he said. Mr. Nemati also added that Taliban attack cause casualties to afghan forces, but No detailed statistics are available from Taliban casualties.
While the Taliban have claimed a total of 20 soldiers killed in the attack by a statement issued by the Taliban, the statement said that a member of the group had been killed in the attack.