Deadly attack on Afghan army base

The Taliban said it carried out a deadly attack Thursday on an Afghan army base after the government ordered forces to resume strikes against the militants.

Iran Press/Asia: The attack, in the eastern city of Gardez, was confirmed by the interior ministry.

"After the announcement of the offensive... a martyrdom attack was carried out against an important military headquarters of the Kabul administration," Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in a WhatsApp message to media, AFP reported.


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