Security officials in Kapisa province say, two policemen have been killed and two others wounded in an ambush by Taliban insurgents in the Kohband district of the province.
Abdul Shayeq Shoresh, a spokesman for the Kapisa police command told Afghan News, that the incident took place around 10:30 a.m. Today while security forces were patrolling the Togh area of Kohband district.
Shayeq added, that a Taliban fighter has also been killed in the clash.
This comes at a time, when the European Union, United States, United Nations most known humanitarian organizations called upon the Taliban to reduce violence.
Last week General Scot Miller, RS Commander, Nato Forces commander, in a visit to northern Faryab province said, that “We’re trying to understand, make sure we understand the violence and really this is about the Afghan security forces protecting the Afghan people. But we all acknowledge that violence is too high, and the Taliban must lower their violence.”