A security source said three policemen were also wounded in the attack that happened in Nawa district on Tuesday night.
Six Policemen Killed in Taliban Attack in Helmand
At least six policemen were killed in a Taliban attack on a check post in Nawa district of southern Helmand on Tuesday night, a security source confirmed on Wednesday.
In addition, three other policemen were wounded.
In the meantime, Omar Zwak, a spokesman for the provincial governor, also confirmed the attack and said that “we have casualties in the attack but so far there is no exact information.”
The Taliban has claimed responsibility.