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Armed conflict in Parwan leaves 3 persons killed, 4 injured

Parwan [1]An armed conflict has left three persons killed and four others wounded in Parwan province, north of Kabul.

Wahid Sediqi, spokesman for the governor of Parwan province told Khaama Press that the incident took place in the provincial capital last night.

He said “At the beginning the conflict started between two persons but later relatives and friends of both persons arrived and the fighting changed to two groups.”

He added that two persons were killed and four others wounded from both sideds as a result of the fighting.

“So far three persons have been detained in this connection who are now under investigation”, he said.

The motive behind the conflict is still unknown but Wahid Sediqi said that “It can be something personal”.

About the reports that security officials were also involved in the conflict, Wahid Sediqi said “People who are serving as security officials in other provinces are allowed to take their weapons with them while going on leave.”

“This sometimes causes such like incidents” he added.

Wahid Sediqi asked the central government to take necessary actions in regards to security officials taking their weapons with them while going on leave to prevent possible security incidents.