Taliban attack in Jawzjan was repulsed: seven Taliban were killed and 11 others were wounded

The 209th Shaheen Corps has announced an attack by the Taliban in Jawzjan province and a fierce clash between security forces and the group. The Taliban insurgents said in a statement on Wednesday night that a Taliban group attacked a checkpoint of ANA forces in Bala Hesar district of Aqcha district of the province last night, but their attack was met with strong resistance from the security forces and retreated. Was.

The statement added that seven Taliban militants had been killed and 11 others wounded. Hanif Rezaei, a spokesman for the 2019 Shaheen Corps, told the Guardian News Agency that six security personnel were killed and three others were injured in the incident.

Mr. Rezaei added that six Taliban members had been arrested in the incident.

Meanwhile, the 209th Shaheen Corps has announced that another Taliban attack has taken place in the village of Biz Jabbar Shahid in the Aqcha district of Jawzjan province.