PESHAWAR: The Jihadi organization of Gulbaddeen Hekmatyar, the Hezb Islami claimed responsibility of attacking NATO forces convey in Kunar province of Afghanistan.
“Mujahideen (freedom fighters) of Hezb Islami carried out successful attack on NATO and American forces convey in Senzo Pull area of district Peech Dara at 03:00pm on Sunday with rocket launchers and other heavy weapons”, according to the statement issued by spokesman from the Hezb Islami today. He added that fight between the NATO and American forces and Hezb Islami mujahideen continued for consecutive two hours.
The spokesman of the Hezb Islami further revealed that three tanks of the NATO and American forces burnt down in the blaze and long wide-spread smoke lifted up from the spot as a result of attack. “ 12 soldiers boarding in the tanks were killed”, the spokesman claimed. He added that the mujahideen fled away safely from the scene after the attack.