Two Afghan Soldiers Shot And Killed 12 Colleagues Outside Of Kunduz

kim kardashian

Outside of Kunduz, two Afghan soldiers reportedly shot and killed 12 of their colleagues before defecting to the Taliban. The Defense Ministry stated it is one of the country’s’ deadlier attacks inside of this year.

The two Afghan soldiers fled the scene to join the insurgent group, according to a provincial police commander. The Taliban has notably been fighting for quite some time to unseat the Afghan government since their loss of power some 15 years ago.

Naturally, the Taliban has taken responsibility for the attack, which is currently under investigation.

Afghan

Kunduz, a northern city, had fallen briefly to the Taliban last year and was the first to come under militant control since 2001.

Security, as a whole, has deteriorated across Afghanistan since the majority of foreign troops pulled out in 2014.

Tuesday’s attack by the two Afghan soldiers came as elite Afghan special operation units arrived in Uruzgan to reinforce troops who have struggled for weeks to prevent the capital, Tarin Kot, from falling to Taliban insurgency.

“Heavy fighting is ongoing right now in Tarin Kot,” provincial council chief Abdul Karim Khadimzai said. “The Taliban haven’t been pushed back, and the city is still under attack.” The Taliban had called in backup fighters from neighboring provinces, he added.

The U.S. military has stepped in to help support Afghan forces in recent weeks in Uruzgan with airstrikes. killed eight policemen at a checkpoint last week. However, an errant strike killed eight policemen at a checkpoint last week.

Both incidents are currently under investigation.

About Amber Colyer

I am a workaholic writer that enjoys travel, weird things and am terrified of giant things that may or not live in the ocean.

Have a tip we should know? tips@rhd.news

Uncategorized

Most Read

  1. News
    Pandora Papers Financial Leak Shows Us the Secrets of the World’s Rich and Powerful
    3 years ago
  2. Health
    US Supreme Court Rejects J & J TALC Cancer Case Appeal
    3 years ago
  3. Lifestyle
    9 Habits that Drain your Daily Focus and How to Avoid Them
    3 years ago
  4. BUSINESS
    Women’s Demand for Shapewear – the big Trends
    3 years ago
  5. BUSINESS
    Valentino Launches its Cosmetics Line
    3 years ago
  6. Health
    US Promises to Share 60 million Doses of AstraZeneca Vaccines
    3 years ago
  7. Health
    UK Offers Aid Amid Surging COVID-19 Cases in India
    3 years ago
  8. Sports
    Thousands of fans welcome Charlton funeral cortege at Old Trafford
    7 months ago
  9. News
    Brit left fighting for life after train derails in Argentinia
    7 months ago
  10. BUSINESS
    Dubai faces down airline rivals with $50 bln jet orders
    7 months ago
  11. Sunak
    UK’s Sunak brings back Cameron, sacks Braverman
    7 months ago
  12. Sports
    Man United’s Hojlund, Eriksen withdrawn from Denmark team duty
    7 months ago
  13. Health
    Autumn Sneezing Syndrome is on the rise… here’s what you can do
    7 months ago
  14. Canada
    Canada beat Italy to win Billie Jean King Cup for first time
    7 months ago

Follow @rushhourdaily: