Military Periscope Logo

Scores Of Casualties In Taliban Attack On Military Base Near Kabul

January 22 2019


The Taliban has launched a deadly attack on an Afghan military facility in the central Wardak province, reports Al Jazeera (Qatar).

On Monday, Taliban fighters detonated a stolen Afghan military Humvee at the National Directorate of Security (NDS) compound and police training center in Maidan Shahr, 27 miles (44 km) outside of Kabul, reported the Guardian (U.K.).

At least two gunmen continued the attack before being killed, using a tactic the group has employed in many previous...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC Contract Number: LCFDL19D0065

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

(+1) 202-450-3967

©Military Periscope 2022

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.