The Afghan forces repelled a coordinated attack by Taliban militants in eastern Nangarhar province.

The 201st Silab Corps in a statement said the Taliban militants launched a coordinated attack on security posts of the 1st Brigade of Silab Corps in Mohmand Dara.

The statement further added that the Taliban militants launched the attack at around 1:00 pm local time on Friday.

However, the 201st Silab Corps said the security forces effectively responded to the attack and killed 7 Taliban militants.

Furthermore, the 201st Silab Corps said the security forces als wounded 4 Taliban militants during the clash.

Meanwhile, the Silab Corps said the soldiers of the 4th Brigade also supported the security forces to repel the Taliban attack.