According to the reporters, a district headquarters in Afghanistan`s Helmand province had been captured by the Taliban. At least two service members had lost their lives on Wednesday, in an apparent insider attack by Afghan soldiers at a military base in south western Afghanistan, as reported by the officials.
In a statement given by coalition, two men who came on a vehicle and were dressed in Afghan army uniforms launched a fire in Afghanistan`s Helmand province.
In the attack, two coalition troops were put to death. Their nationalities were not been immediately revealed by the officials. As per the officials, during the shootout the two attackers were subsequently put to death by the coalition service members.
According to Mohammad Karim Attal, the Helmand provincial chief, both the executed troops were Americans who were training the Afghan forces at Camp Bastion, which is a reclining military base in central Helmand.
The death of two soldiers in Helmand had been confirmed in a statement given by the U.S. led Resolute Support mission.
On Saturday, three U.S. contractors who were civilians were put to death when a vehicle packed with explosives rash a coalition convoy in central Kabul.