In a major jolt to the Taliban, 41 terrorists were eliminated, and the Northern Alliance resistance forces took 20 as prisoners in the Panjshir Valley. The attack took place near the Khawak Pass. The NRF successfully countered the attack and killed 41 Taliban terrorists, and others were captured and taken as prisoners.
In another guerrilla ambush in the Gaza section of Polhsar in Andarab, a laser piece killed 34 Taliban terrorists. With this, the Taliban has suffered heavy casualties in Andarab districts in the last 24 hours. According to sources, Northern Alliance Commander Hasib said, "We'll let you enter the Valley but not let (you) out."
Taliban's attempt to invade Panjshir was met with strong resistance. According to the Northern Alliance, the Taliban attack was thwarted, and the Ahmad Massoud-led forces killed at least 9-10 terrorists. Two members of the resistance forces were also injured.