US transfers control of final prison to Afghanistan
Reported security incidents
#1: A suicide bomber targeted a bus carrying Afghan troops Thursday morning, killing at least five soldiers. The Afghan Defense Ministry said 12 others, including civilians, were injured in the attack.
The suicide bomber approached the vehicle on foot on the outskirts of Kabul, the first suicide attack in the capital in more than a week
#2: Five high school students were killed by a NATO airstrike Thursday in Parwan province, police said.
#3: 5 armed oppositions were killed in clearing operation led by police forces in Almar district, Faryab province.
#4: Reports suggest that a huge number of Taliban insurgents last night attacked the main city of Shindand district in Herat province and took cover in civilian homes from where they started a gun battle with the security forces. Eye witnesses say the city was completely occupied by the insurgents. But security officials only confirm the fighting with the insurgents and reject the reports that the city was fully occupied.
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Posted by whisker at 3:26 AM