MOSCOW - Russia has responded over the news of military strike inside Afghanistan.
Moscow has said that it was not behind an air strike in northern Afghanistan.
Russian military aircraft have not been conducting any operations near Afghanistan’s border with Tajikistan, *the RIA news agency* cited the Russian Defence Ministry as saying on Monday.
Two Afghan government officials said earlier on Monday that a Tajik or Russian plane had bombed a northeastern Afghan border district during a clash between gunmen and Tajik border guards.
Earlier an Afghan government official said a Tajik or Russian plane bombed Afghanistan’s Durqad district in northeastern Takhar province on Sunday after clashes erupted near Tajikistan’s border.