Latest updates on Afghanistan, 20 April 2020
ISWNews Analysis Group: Due to Taliban attack to security forces in Khaja Ghar district Takhar province, 18 were killed and three injured.
– Governor of Khaja Ghar reported of imminent threat of fall of the district in case the central government does not help.
– According to local officials, Taliban is very close to center of Takhar and in the last five days engagement, 23 of security forces were killed and six injured.
– Dare Takht area of Chasht district was occupied by Taliban.
– Taliban attack to Kashk Kohne district was repelled by security forces. 15 Taliban militias were killed.
Taliban attack to Qaysar district resulted in death and injury of 13 Taliban militias. Eight of security forces martyred and injured.
Due to road side mine explosion six people died in Paktika.