Taliban captures two districts in Paktia
ISWNews Analysis Group: The Taliban captured the headquarters of the security forces and the center of Dand Patan district in Paktia province.
The Taliban claim to have looted 45 military and armored vehicles and more than 200 light and heavy weapons. Also Taliban captured the district of Jani Khel in east of Paktia province.
In recent days, the Taliban have seized the districts of Ahmad Khel, Jaji, Lajah Mangal and Chamkani in Paktia province. Paktia province has a population of more than 600,000 and more than 90% of this population is Pashtun.