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Mortar Attack in Laghman Kill or Injure 11 Members of a Family

Mortar Attack in Laghman Kill or Injure 11 Members of a Family

PUL-E-ALAM – A mortar round fired by Taliban militants landed on a residential house in eastern Laghman province, killing or wounding at least 11 civilians, government officials said in a statement.
The Laghman Governor’s Office said in their statement that the Taliban militants fired the mortar round in Alisheng district.
The statement further added that the attack killed five members of the family and wounded six others.
Furthermore, the Governor’s Office said a woman and her three children are among those killed.
Taliban have intensified their attacks on security forces in Afghanistan as the prospects of talks between them are not clear yet. While, the growing insecurity has been haunting the civilians in different parts of the country.
(Sahar News)

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