Panjshir Resistance Forces Say 450 Talibs Eliminated
11:35 GMT 03.09.2021 (Updated: 11:38 GMT 03.09.2021)
© AFP 2023 / AHMAD SAHEL ARMANAn Afghan resistance movement and anti-Taliban uprising forces personnel takes part in a military training at Malimah area of Dara district in Panjshir province on September 2, 2021 as the valley remains the last major holdout of anti-Taliban forces.
© AFP 2023 / AHMAD SAHEL ARMAN
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Afghan resistance forces' spokesman, Fahim Dashti, said on Friday that 450 militants of the Taliban movement were killed and 130 others captured.
"As a result of the overnight attack, 8,000 Taliban with 350 off-roaders were repulsed and ambushed after four hours of fighting. They suffered heavy losses, as 450 terrorists were eliminated and 130 others captured," Dashti wrote on Twitter.
The resistance forces are moving closer to the provinces of Badakhshan, Kapisa and Baghlan, the spokesman added.
*Taliban is a terrorist organisation banned in Russia.