Oct 20, 2018, 12:15 PM
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Taliban starts terror attacks as election begins in Afghanistan

Tehran, Oct 20, IRNA – According to Afghan local officials, Taliban has started terror attacks on voting centers in Ghor Province, central Afghanistan as the parliamentary elections began in the country on Saturday.

Taliban has conducted armed attacks on districts of Tulak, Pasaband, Dawlat Yar and some areas in Laal, member of Ghor provincial council Abdol Hamid Nateghi said.

Conflicts are now underway in these areas and people are also defending voting centers.

The conflicts have stopped voting proccesses in some centers, the official added.

The number of security forces is not enough, he noted.

Nateghi urged officials to support security forces for controlling the conflicts.


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