Helmand Local officials reported, that the ANA has suffered heavily when a car bomb hit a checkpoint in the Yakhchal area of Nahrul-Saraj district in Helmand province.

Omar Zwak, Helmand governor’s spokesman told khaama press, that four ANA soldiers were killed and three others are wounded in the incident around 10 pm on Tuesday night.

On the other hand, Gul Islam Siyal, spokesman for the Zabul governor, said that the Taliban group attacked a security checkpoint in the Safa City district of Zabul province last night (Tuesday,6 Oct), killing three policemen and wounding two others.

But a security source, who did not want to be named, confirmed to Khaama Press that a Taliban attack on a security checkpoint in the Safa City district of the province has killed six policemen.

He added that Taliban fighters also captured and abducted some of these policemen.

Taliban militants have not yet commented over the incidents.


  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.