A number of armed insurgents ambushed Afghan and NATO-led International Security Assistance Forces in eastern Kapisa province on Thursday.

According to a statement released by International Security Assistance Force on Friday, Afghan and coalition security forces were attacked while in the vicinity of a combat outpost in Tagab district, Kapisa province, yesterday.

The source further added, insurgents fired multiple mortar rounds targeting the forces. The rounds landed in a nearby compound killing one woman and wounding three children.

The children were provided medical treatment by the Afghan and coalition forces, the satement. No group including the Taliban militants have so far claimed responsibility behind the incident.


  • 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.