Kabul (BNA) The Afghan Ministry of Defense said Monday that the mastermind behind Sunday’s attack on an ANDSF base in Dah-Yak in Ghazni province was killed in an airstrike in the Giro district.
“Hamza Waziristani, the mastermind behind the attack on ANDSF base in Ghazni province was killed along with seven others in an airstrike in Giro district on Sunday night,” the MoD said in a statement.
According to the statement, during the strike a large number of weapons and ammunition were also destroyed. No more details were provided by the ministry.
This comes after a Humvee full of explosives was detonated close to a public protection unit in PD3 of Ghazni city.
Ghazni governor’s spokesman Wahidullah Jumazadah said that at least 10 soldiers were killed and seven others were wounded in the bombing. According to him, no civilians were injured in the incident.