1 rebel dead, 7 hurt in Takhar clash
TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Local upraising group fighters have killed one militant and wounded seven others in the Cha Ab district of northern Talkhar province, an official said on Tuesday.
Sunnatullah Taimur, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News nine militants were settled in the Dasht Shur locality who came under the local uprising group fighters attack.
Junidullah Faiz, the town’s administrative chief, said the dead and wounded insurgents went there from Yangi Kala district and settled in the homes of local people.
Bismillah, the resident of locality told Pajhwok Afghan News on the phone that a group of Taliban came to the area and asked the people to give them shelter until evening.
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