Taliban forces cross the border from Pakistan to attack an outpost near Spin Buldak.
There were 32 men posted at the base and they all died.
A member of the Afghanistan Parliament was quoted as saying, 'No one survived'.
The Taliban assault started when then infiltrated a guard tower during a guard change over. When the fresh guard returned he was shot. THe Taliban then rammed the main gates with a stolen police Humvee filled with explosives after which they attacked everyone else in the base.
After the attack, the Taliban looted the base and left.