Monday, November 05, 2018

Kabul- At least seven Taliban insurgents have been killed during a clash with the Afghan National Police (ANP) forces in Southern Kandahar province, provincial officials said.

The Interior Ministry, in a statement, said a clash broke out between the National Police forces and the Taliban militants in Shah Wali Kot district.

The statement added that the clash took place in Sur Sakhar area of the district, resulting into the killing of seven Taliban militants.

According to the Ministry, the dead bodies of the militants along with eleven improvised explosive devices were also left in the area following the clash.

In the meantime, the Ministry said the police forces and local residents have not suffered casualties during the clash.