The security forces killed three Taliban militants during two separate clashes in northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan, the Afghan military said.

According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the security forces clashed with Taliban militants in Darya Khana area of Darzab district and Charshangho area of Manjeek district on Wednesday afternoon.

The statement further added the security forces killed three Taliban militants during the two clashes.

An Afghan soldier also sustained injuries during the clashes, the 209th Shaheen Corps added in its statement.

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

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