Release Number: 106 May 16, 2018

Enemy’s attacks failed in Ghazni

Kabul-Afghanistan: enemies launched their attacks on security posts in Zankhan, Andar and Jaghato districts of Ghazni province last night around 2 am.  Afghan National Defense and Security Forces repelled the attack and inflicted heavy casualties on enemies.

In these attacks, 15 insurgents were killed and five other were wounded in Andar district of Ghazni. Six insurgents were killed and four other were wounded in Zankhan district. Five insurgents were killed and three other were wounded in Gelan district. Four insurgents were killed and three other were wounded in Jaghato district. Some round of weapons and ammunition seized as well.  Situation is under control of Afghan National Defense and Security Forces.

Afghan National Army as the nation’s defense forces, are ready to give sacrifice to bring lasting peace and security to the people and are determined to eradicate terror groups in Afghanistan.   

 

National Defense Ministry, Press Office