24 Afghan troops killed in Urzugan in Four-day battle

KABUL, Oct 5 (INP) At least 24 Afghan security forces were killed in the past four days in clashes in central Uruzgan province, local officials confirmed on Thursday.

The clashes started four days ago in Chora district of the province, officials said adding that 18 army soldiers and six policemen were killed.

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