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Quick Reaction Forces repulse Taliban attack in Helmand

14 Aug 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

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Reaction Forces of the Afghan National Police repulsed a Taliban attack in

southern Helmand province killing or wounding at least 9 Taliban militants.

The

Ministry of Interior (MoI) said in a statement that a group of Taliban

militants were looking to launch attacks on security posts in Garamser

district.

The

statement further added that the Quick Reaction Forces of the Afghan National

Police responded to the attack leaving least 6 militants.

Furthermore,

the interior ministry said the security forces also wounded 3 Taliban militants

during the clash.

The

interior ministry also added that the Taliban militants left the dead body of

one of their comrades in the area along with an Ak-47 assault rifle and its

munitions.

According

to interior, the security forces did not suffer casualties during the clash.

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