An Afghan official says Taliban fighters stormed a police checkpoint in southern Helmand province, killing four policemen.
The Taliban have established a foothold in southern Afghanistan in a ten-day battle against Afghan forces, locals said Sunday, as the army and police struggle to prove they can defeat the insurgents without NATO help.
At least four Afghan policemen were killed and one was wounded in a bomb attack in Afghanistan, an official said Wednesday.
A motorcycle bomb has exploded in southern Afghanistan, killing an Afghan soldier and a civilian.
British troops had arrived in Helmand`s Sangin district in 2006.
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