|Districts of Logar. This image does not include Azra district, located to the east of Khoshi and Mohammad Agha. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
The militants planning an attack on the district headquarters were killed late on Thursday night, said the governor's spokesman, Din Mohammad Darwesh.
He told Pajhwok Afghan News the security forces, acting on an intelligence tip, killed the Taliban in the Ahmadzai Kala area of the district.
A heavy machine gun, a rocket and five Kalashnikov assault rifles were recovered from the insurgents, Darwesh said, adding residents collected the fighters' bodies in the morning.
By Abdul Maqsud Azizi May 31, 2013 - 10:13