Friday, May 1, 2020

Ramadan Death Count: Afghanistan 01/05/20

(Andar district) A roadside bomb planted by Taliban militants ripped through a civilian vehicle which killed killed five members of a single family including a child, two women and two men.

(Samangan) In the north of the country, Afghan forces carried out preemptive airstrikes on Taliban forces who had congregated prior to attacking Afghan towns, The strikes resulted in the deaths of 12 Taliban terrorists, at least 5 injured and the destruction of a mini-van, a car and 6 motorcycles.

(Kandahar) A Taliban attack on security posts in the Shah Wali Kot district of southern Kandahar province on Tuesday was repulsed resulting in the deaths of 13 Taliban terrorists 

(Kabul) A suicide bomber detonated himself at 8am on Wednesday morning in the Chahar Asiab district of the capital resulting in 3 deaths and another 15 injured.

(Logar)  The Taliban carried out a number of atatcks on security posts in the central Logar province of Afghanistan. Afghan troops, supported by air forces, repelled the attack, killing at least 11 militants and wounding 1 more.

Ramadan death toll stands at 44