Five children were killed and injured in a rocket-propelled grenade blast in Zabul.
Local officials in Zabul province say, a rocket-propelled grenade exploded in the central city of Zabul, Qalat city, killing three children and wounding two others.
Gul-e-Islam Sial, spokesman for the governor of Zabul province, told Pishgoo News Agency: “Taliban fighters fired a shotgun today in the Zuzgar area of Qalat, the capital of the province.
According to Mr. Sial, the police arrived at the scene at the same time and transferred the injured to Qalat Hospital.
Meanwhile, three days ago, security forces discovered and defused 13 minefields belonging to Taliban fighters along the Qalat road and along the highway.