11 soldiers die in Afghan army base attack

11 soldiers die in Afghan army base attack
11 soldiers die in Afghan army base attack

KABUL: At least 11 soldiers were killed and nine wounded when Taliban militants attacked a military base in Afghanistan's Kandhar province.

The attack took place in Shah Wali Kot district base on Monday night, Khaama Press quoted a military official as saying.

The attack comes after six policemen were killed in by Taliban insurgent in Helmand province on Sunday, officials said on Tuesday.

11 soldiers die in Afghan army base attack