24 Aug. 2008
PR# 2008-426

Insurgents die in attack on Afghan station

KABUL, Afghanistan — Four insurgents died when they attacked an Afghan National Army unit in Musa Qala district of Helmand province Aug. 24.

The insurgents fired rifles and rocket-propelled grenades at the ANA unit, which was guarding a satellite station. The ANA soldiers with assistance from ISAF aircraft returned fire killing the attackers.

No ANA or ISAF soldiers were injured during the event.

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