A group of Haqqani network fighters attacked Hizb-e-Islami supporters in Mulakhel area in Wardak province early on Thursday morning, local official said.
According to Wardak governor’s spokesman Abdul Rahman Mangal, at least 10 Haqqani network’s fighters were killed and as many were wounded in this clash.
He said security forces and Mulakhil resident reacted to the incident sharply after it happened.
He added that Haji Yousuf, a commander of Haqqani network was among the dead.
The officials did comment on likely causalities of Hizb-e-Islami supporters in this clash.