At least six Taliban group members including two of their commanders were killed during a clash with the security forces in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan.
The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said the clash between the security forces and Taliban militants took place on Saturday night in the vicinity of Dawlatabad district.
The statement further added that six Taliban group members including their two commanders Mawlavi Jalal and Mullah Jindullah were killed during the clash and four others were wounded.
According to 209th Shaheen Corps, the local residents and security forces have not suffered casualties during the clash.
The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the clash so far.