February 08, 2023

24 killed, APC seized as 2 posts overrun in Maiwand

24 killed, APC seized as 2 posts overrun in Maiwand

KANDAHAR, Jan. 20 – Reports from Maiwand district of Kandahar province state that Mujahideen carried out attacks on a hireling convoy and various check posts in Sara Baghal area overnight, amid ongoing ‘Omari’ annual campaign.
Firefight of heavy and light arms forced the convoy to flee while 2 key check posts of their front line were overrun after killing at least 24 puppets as well as forcing the rest to flee.
An APC and 7 rifles were recovered from the posts and a ranger pickup, 1 APC and 3 vehicles destroyed in the gunfight.
It is said that a Mujahid has embraced martyrdom with 2 others sustained injuries during the operation.

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