Taliban insurgents attacked Durqad district in northern Takhar province on Tuesday night and seized control of the district after heavy clashes with security forces, local officials said.
A number of local officials believe that insurgents moved into the area after being driven out of Dashti-e-Archi district in Kunduz province by security forces over the past few days.
In this episode of Farakhabar, host Yama Siavash discusses the topic with the following guest:
Sharifi Balkhabi, MP
Siddiq Siddiqi, Interior Ministry’s spokesman
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