1221 GMT April 19, 2019
The attack took place at about 1 a.m. local time. After the Taliban terrorists attacked check posts in PD7 and PD8 of Lashkargah city, clashes continued for more than an hour, according to the sources, tolonews.com reported.
Hayatullah Hayat, the provincial governor, confirmed the attack and said: “Eleven policemen were killed and two others were wounded.”
He did not provide further details. The Taliban have not yet commented on the attack.