The Afghan security officials confirmed that Taliban militants fired five rockets at Bagram Airfield earlier today which caused no casualties.

Tariq Arian, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Interior, said the Taliban militants had placed the rocket launcher in the trunk of a car.

He said the militants fired the rockets at around 5:40 am which caused no casualties.

The Taliban group has not commented regarding the incident so far.

The Taliban militants are attempting to carry out attacks against the security forces in various parts of the country.

This comes despite ongoing efforts to find a political solution to end the conflict following the singing of peace deal between the United States and the group late in the month of February.


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