Four individuals were killed following a clash between two commanders of the public uprising forces in Faryab province. Speaking to Reporterly on Thursday, Faryab Police Spokesperson Abdul Karim Yourish said that while four people were killed, one was injured as a result of the clashes which took place in the province’s Qaisar district.
“All the individuals killed in the clash were civilians who were members of the public uprising popular forces,” said Spokesperson Yourish. However, he did not comment on the motive behind the conflict between the two commanders. Local sources told Reporterly told that all those killed in the clash were civilians including women and children.
Spokesperson Abdul Karim Yourish also added that casualties were reported in a clash between security forces and Taliban insurgents in Khwaja Sabz Posh district. He added that the Taliban suffered casualties but no exact figure was available. Meanwhile, no casualties of civilians and security forces were reported from the incident.