BALKH, Aug. 21 – At least 5 policemen were killed and 1 got hut after Mujahideen ambushed the enemy convoy and set off exchange of fire with the enemy military personnel in Khas Balkh district of northern Balkh province on Tuesday. A tank was also destroyed in yesterday’s operation, whereas Mujahideen seized from the enemy 1 Kalashnikov rifle, 1 PK heavy machine gun, 1 DShK, 1 heavy machine gun and ammo.
A late night attack by Mujahideen on a post killed 2 puppets and left 1 injured in Khas Balkh district of northern Balkh province last night.
In another report from Balkh, 3 enemy military personnel were killed and 2 more were wounded when Mujahideen raided an enemy base in Sholgar district of northern Balkh province last night.
In the province’s Chahar Bolak district, late yesterday night at least 21 enemy soldiers suffered casualties with 2 tanks destroyed in Mujahideen attacks on an army base which has been under Mujahideen siege for the last couple of days. Mujahideen also had clashes with reinforcements following the attack on the base last night, while 2 puppets were killed and 1 got hurt elsewhere in the said district.
Later Tuesday, 10 enemy soldiers were killed and 3 more were wounded with a tank destroyed in clashes with Mujahideen in Chahar Bolak district of Balkh province.