The Afghan forces killed or wounded at least 9 Taliban militants during separate clashes in North-eastern Kapisa province of Afghanistan.

The 201st Silab Corps in a statement said the Taliban militants clashed with the security forces in 7 areas of Shalitoo area of Tagab district in the past 24 hours.

The statement further added that the Taliban militants attacked the security forces during clearance operations which the security forces launched in response to repeated attacks of the militants on public uprising forces.

According to 201st Silab Corps, the security forces killed 6 Taliban militants and wounded at least 3 others during the clashes.

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

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