The security forces repulsed a coordinated attack by Taliban militants on Afghan Local Police security posts in Laghman province.

The 201st Silab Corps in a statement said the Taliban militants attack the security posts in Alisheng district late on Friday night.

The statement further added that the Local Police forces effectively responded to the attack with the support of the soldiers of 1st Brigade of Silab Corps.

Furthermore, the statement added that the security forces killed a Taliban commander Abu Bakar alias Kochai and his 2 militants during the clash.

The 201st Silab Corps also added that the security force also wounded four Taliban militants during exchange of fire.

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