AnAfghan authorities claims at the very least 13 soldiers have actually been eliminated and also 8 others injured in battling with Taliban insurgents.

DaulatWaziri, spokesperson for the Afghan Ministry of Defense, stated Thursday the dealing with happened overnight in the southerly district of Kandahar when Taliban boxers stormed a number of safety checkpoints and also fights lasting for a number of hrs taken place.

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Waziriclaims the Taliban were driven back and also 20 of their boxers were eliminated.

Therewas no prompt feedback from the Taliban.

SamimKhpolwak, spokesperson for the rural guv, supported the assault and also stated the Taliban endured hefty casualties.

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