Provincial officials confirmed that three government forces were killed during an attack by the Taliban in Kunduz on Saturday night.
Kunduz governor’s spokesperson Esmatullah Moradi told Reporterly on Sunday, that the Taliban had launched attacks on Afghan Local Police (ALP) checkpoints in the Dehqan Qeshlaq area of Imam Sahib district.
The Taliban attack was repulsed after several hours of fighting, he said.
Moradi added that two members of the People’s Uprising Forces and an ALP officer were also wounded in the attack.
The Taliban also suffered casualties, but the exact number is not known.