Taliban burned several oil tankers in the Baghlan-Samangan Highway
Reporter: Mehrullah Mehrdad
According to security sources in the north-east of Afghanistan, the Taliban set fire to several tankers on the Baghlan-Samangan Highway on Sunday morning (21/ May / 2019). Security sources in Baghlan say that these tankers have been burnt by the Taliban in the Khwaja Alwan district of Pul-e Khumri.
Security sources in Baghlan continue to emphasize that these oil tankers were affiliated with several trading companies and shipped fuel from Baghlan to Samangan, but these tankers were targeted by the Taliban and it was set to burn down. There is still no information available on the faith of drivers of these oil tankers. The Taliban have not yet voiced their views on this issue.