The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has rejected the collapse of Dasht-e Archi district in Kunduz province.
“Afghan security forces including commandos have presence in Dasht-e Archi district,” MoI spokesman, Tariq Arian said.
The spokesman of Kunduz governor, Esmatullah Muradi told Reporterly that the Taliban group launched attacks on parts of the Dasht-e Archi district last night.
According to Muradi, at least eight Taliban and three army soldiers were killed and 13 other Taliban militants were wounded during the clashes.
He added that clashes are still underway and reinforcements have arrived at the area.