Modi condemns Taliban attack on Afghan army

Modi condemns Taliban attack on Afghan army
Modi condemns Taliban attack on Afghan army

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday strongly condemned a Taliban attack on the Afghan Army that killed more than 80 soldiers.

"Strongly condemn the cowardly terror attack in Mazar-e-Sharif. Our prayers and condolences to the families who lost loved ones," said Modi.

At least 70 others were injured in the Friday attack when a group of Taliban insurgents, dressed in military fatigues, launched an attack on the army base in northern Afghanistan.

Ten Taliban militants were also killed.

Modi condemns Taliban attack on Afghan army