Four Police Including Commander Killed In Balkh Province

Four police personnel including a district police commander were killed and several others injured during a Taliban attack in Balkh province of Afghanistan.

According to police spokesman, the commander died amidst a Taliban attack on the district headquarters and the injured police were taken to 209 Shaheen corps for medical treatment.

He said six Taliban were killed, and 4 others were wounded in the clash.

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack and claimed five police, including the police commander, were killed.