At least nine public uprising force members were killed in a Taliban offensive in Logar province on Monday night.

The public uprising force members were attacked in the Hesarak area in Pul-e-Alam the provincial capital.

Sources told media the clashes continued for hours until the outpost fell to the Taliban.

The Taliban storm and overrun resulted in the death of 9 public uprising force members, local sources told media.

Taliban also took weapons and ammunitions from the outpost with them.

Taliban has reportedly claimed responsibility for the incident.

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