The Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan has confirmed clashes with Iranian forces near Nimroz province’s Kong district.
Clashes near Iranian Border. (PNB NEWS). Taliban confirmed border clashes with Iran in the Kong sector of Nimroz province, on Wednesday. Taliban underlined that appropriate measures had been taken to ensure that the incident wouldn’t repeat again. According to the Taliban, the clashes on the border between Iran and Afghanistan on Wednesday came to a conclusion as a result of mutual settlement.
As per Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid, fighting erupted owing to a misunderstanding between Irani and Taliban border guards.
The issue was resolved through the coordination of border guards on both sides, Iran said.
Tasnim News Agency further reported that claims of the Taliban seizing an Iranian border camps were untrue.