Zibaak District in Badakhshan Falls to Taliban

(Last Updated On: April 28, 2017 5:23 pm)

BadakhshanZibaak district in Badakhshan province falls to Taliban, following heavy clashes on Friday morning, local sources tells Ariana News.

The group’s seized the district after nine-hour battle with Afghan security forces. 

Earlier, the 808th police zone spokesman has also confirmed the Taliban’s attack for seizure of the district, however, local officials did not comment so far. 

It comes as the Taliban announced its spring offensive so-called “Mansouri” on Friday. 

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