JALALABAD, AFGHANISTAN: Gunmen shot two Taliban fighters and a civilian in an armed assault at a check-post in Ghawchak district of Jalalabad, sources throughout the safety forces in addition to witnesses stated Wednesday.
The assault in Jalalabad metropolis is the most recent on Taliban targets in Nangarhar province, which for years was the primary working base of Daesh’s Afghanistan chapter.
A safety supply and witnesses stated unidentified gunmen in a rickshaw attacked a checkpoint the jap Afghanistan, Jalalabad, and killed two Taliban guards and a civilian bystander.
A Taliban official confirmed the assault however stated the lifeless have been all civilians.
In one other incident, native residents instructed AFP that two Taliban fighters have been injured whereas attempting to defuse an improvised explosive system in Jalalabad.
Additional particulars weren’t instantly obtainable.
Daesh Khorasan, an area department of the extremist group, claimed duty for a number of weekend assaults in Jalalabad that killed at the very least two folks.
They have been the primary lethal blasts because the final US forces withdrew from Afghanistan on August 30.
Daesh-Ok additionally claimed duty for a bloody assault that killed greater than 100 folks at Kabul airport on the finish of August.
Though each Daesh and the Taliban are militant teams, they differ on the problems of faith and technique, which has led to bloody combating between the 2.