Six Killed In Taliban Infighting In Eastern Afghanistan

(Last Updated On: October 10, 2016 2:20 pm)

talibanFighting between two groups of Taliban in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan on Sunday left at least 6 dead and 8 wounded.

Nangarhar governor media office told Ariana News on Monday that two groups of Taliban clashed with each other in Turki Qala area of Bati Kot district yesterday afternoon.

He added, at least six militants were killed and eight others were wounded from both sides.

According to the reports a member of the Taliban’s military commission and a Taliban’s shadow district governor are among the militants killed and wounded in the internal dispute.

The reason of the internal fighting is yet to be identified.

Taliban group has not made a comment about the report yet.

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