Taliban ambush security checkpoint in Badakhshan
Abdullah Naji Nazari, a member of the Badakhshan Provincial Council, said Tuesday the Taliban attacked a checkpoint in Pul-e-Soch in Badakhshan’s Jurm district at midnight on Monday.
Afghan voice agency (AVA)_The attack lasted for two hours.
According to #Nazari, three soldiers were killed, three were wounded and three others were captured.
Nazari added that five #armed_Taliban were killed and eight others were wounded in the attack.
Local officials have not yet responded to calls for more information.
Taliban has also not commented.