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Afghanistan: Six Taliban militants killed in clash in southern Kandahar province

Six Taliban militants died and four were injured in the clash at security checkpoints in Mandozai area of Khakriz district on Sunday.

Reported by: IANS, Kabul [ Updated: September 03, 2018 13:35 IST ]
Afghanistan: Six militants killed in clash in southern

Afghanistan: Six militants killed in clash in southern Kandahar province

Six Taliban militants were killed and four others were injured in a clash in Khakriz district of Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, police spokesman Abdul Bashir Khaksar said on Monday. 

The clash erupted after the militants stormed security checkpoints which triggered a gun battle and it lasted for a few hours. 

Four militants sustained injuries, the official said. No comments were made by the officials on the casualties of security personnel. Taliban's comment awaited. 

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