Afghan Taliban claim capturing Police headquarters, kill and injured 35 soldiers including Police Chief

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Afghan Taliban claim capturing Police headquarters, kill and injured 35 soldiers including Police Chief

*KABUL - *Taliban claimed in a statement that their fighters have captured the Deh Yak police headquarters adding that 35 security forces including the district police chief have been killed.

*The Taliban Insurgents attacked Deh Yak district of central Ghazni province, killing six Afghan security forces, local officials said on Friday.*

Ghulam Sakhi Zabuli, a member provincial council told Ariana News that the militants stormed the district on Thursday night.

Zabuli said, as a result, at least six Afghan soldiers were killed and seven others wounded.

Meanwhile, Khaled Wardak, the police chief of Ghazni rejected the Taliban claim adding that the district is under control of government forces.