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Clash claims 16 lives in Afghanistan
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Clash claims 16 lives in Afghanistan

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Kabul, Jan 13: At least 16 people including nine insurgents and seven security personnel were killed in a clash between Afghan security forces and the Taliban in northern Jawzjan province on Sunday, a local official said.

The clash erupted when Taliban militants stormed a checkpoint on the road linking Jawzjan to neighbor Balkh province. (UNI)