ANA-Taliban clash leaves 3 civilians dead, 6 hurt in Kapisa
MAHMUD RAQI (Pajhwok): Three civilians were killed and six others wounded as a result of a clash between Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and Taliban in the Alah Sai district of central Kapisa province on Tuesday, an official said.
Ghulam Naqshbandi, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News security officials arrived in the district's main bazaar this afternoon for shopping when attacked by the Taliban.
The clash continued for a couple of hours and resulted in the killing of three civilians and injuries to six others. Khalid, a resident of the locality, said people ran pell-mell as soon as the clash erupted.
The Taliban have not yet commented on the incident in Kapisa.
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