Dozens killed in storming army base Afghanistan

Dozens killed in storming army base Afghanistan

Photo: AFP

By an attack by the Taliban on a base of the Afghan army Friday at least fifty deaths and more than 73 people were injured.

The militants stormed the base in the northern province of Balch, said a spokesman of the Afghan army.

It is feared that the number of dead to rise because the security services the grounds to investigate. About ten attackers were dressed as Afghan soldiers. One attacker was actually picked up, the rest is killed. The Taliban reported that a hundred Afghan soldiers were killed.

According to a spokesperson of the American army attacked the Taliban, a mosque and a dining hall on the base. There are no known Americans in the attack were killed.

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