Mourning declared after scores of troops die in Afghan base attack

T TV Monday 24/April/2017 14:57 PM
By: Times News Service

A national day of mourning in Afghanistan after a deadly attack on a military base. More than 100 people were killed or injured when Taliban fighters dressed in military uniform infiltrated checkpoints, before opening fire on April 21. The exact death toll hasn't been released. However, one official says at least 140 soliders were killed and many others wounded.