09 Sep. 2008
PR# 2008-472

ANSF, ISAF defend Zadran District Centre

KABUL, Afghanistan - Afghan National Security Forces with ISAF support defeated an insurgent attack on the Zadran District Centre in Paktia province last night.

About 20 insurgents attacked the district centre with light weapons and rocket-propelled grenades. The ANSF guarding the district centre returned fire and called for ISAF assistance.

The combined force, including air support, killed most of the insurgents while neither ANSF nor ISAF troops suffered casualties.

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