Sar-i-Pul: Members of Public Uprising Force Joined Taliban
On 11 February 2017, a dozen public uprising members, along with their weapons, led by Khair Mohammad joined the Taliban ranks in the capital of northern Sar-i-Pul province in Afghanistan.
Helmand: Six People Killed in Bomb Blast
On 11 February 2017, at least six people were killed and 21 others injured in a bomb explosion in front of a Kabul Bank’s branch in the capital of southern Helmand province in Afghanistan.
 Pajhwok, “12 militiamen defect to Taliban in Sar-i-Pul”, Pajhwok, February 12, 2017. http://www.pajhwok.com/en/security-crime?page=0%2C1
 Pajhwok, “6 dead, 21 injured in Lashkargah bombing”, Pajhwok, February 12, 2017. http://www.pajhwok.com/en/security-crime?page=0%2C1