Fierce fighting broke out in the pre-dawn hours of Tuesday after Taliban fighters attacked from the north and reached within three kilometers of the center of the province, according to Norulhaq Khaleqi, the spokesman for the Second Brigade of the Afghan National Army.
The Afghan Defense Ministry said in a statement Tuesday that Afghan security forces were able to repel their attacks.
The province has been the scene of heavy clashes between Taliban and security forces over the past few months. Local officials as well as tribal elders requested additional forces from the central government and more security from the province.
He said the attack happened late Monday night in Puli Alim the capital of the province.
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