Kunduz officials reported that 13 members of the Afghan national army and four NDS members were killed in a Taliban attack on two security checkpoints in the province.
Sources in Kunduz province confirmed to Khaama Press, that 13 ANA soldiers and 4 members of the National Directorate of Security were killed and 5 others were wounded in a Taliban attack on a security checkpoint in Dasht-e-Archi district of Kunduz Province.
Reports indicate that 15 Taliban fighters were also killed during the skirmish.
On the other hand, Zabiullah Mujahid, a spokesman for the Taliban tweeted, that 21 Afghan security members had been killed in an attack on two security checkpoints in the Dasht-e-Archi district of the Kunduz.
Kunduz is one of the most insecure provinces in the country, where the Taliban are present in large numbers.