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At Least 10 Afghan Forces Killed in Airstrike in Helmand

(Last Updated On: October 01, 2017 9:51 pm)

At least 10 Afghan forces were killed in airstrike in southern Helmand province on Sunday afternoon,  officials confirmed. 

The airstrike was conducted by Afghan air forces that injured four other local security members, Omar Zwak, a Spokesman for the Provincial Governor said.

Zwak said that nine members of Intelligence agency and a national policeman were among the dead people. 

A security source on condition of anonymity told Ariana News that the air raid was conducted on a check post of Afghan forces in Deh Adam Khan area of Gerishk district. 

According to Zwak, the check post was being covered by the members of  Afghan intelligence agency, national police and  national army. 

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