Afghan armyAt least seven Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were martyred in the latest wave of violence across the country.

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said the Afghan army soldiers were martyred in the past 24 hours but the exact locations of the incident were not been disclosed.

A statement by the Ministry of Defense (MoD) confirmed that the Afghan soldiers were martyred due to Improvised Explosive Device (IED) explosion.

The anti-government armed militant groups have not commented regarding the incident so far.

The Taliban-led insurgency have been rampant since the group launched it’s summer offensive earlier this year.

Taliban militants and other insurent grouops frequently use Improvised Explosive Device (IED) as the weapon of their choice to target Afghan and coalition security forces.

According to security officials, the Afghan army deaths stands at 4 service members daily on average which is mainly caused due to improvised explosive device (IED) attacks.


  • Ahmad Shah Ghani Zada is the former Senior Editor of Khaama Press Agency who managed and overlooked the English edition. He is occasionally contributing stories to the agency.