TALOQAN, Afghanistan. Five civilians were #killed including women and children in a mortar strike blamed on the #Taliban in Khwaja Bahauddin district of northeastern Takhar province, officials said on Thursday – @AceNewsServices

#AceNewsReport – Mar.30: #Police official Mahfuzullah Akbari told Pajhwok Afghan News insurgents stormed a local #police check post in Lala Guzar area of Khwaja Bahauddin district.

#Police official said Taliban mortar killed five civilians in Takhar he said the insurgents fired mortars at the checkpoint and one of the shells struck a civilian home, killing five members of a family, including women and children.

He said another three people wounded in the incident had been evacuated to hospital by #police. Akbari said security forces suffered no casualties and repulsed the attack.

Provincial #police spokesman Maj. Khalil Aseer confirmed the incident and the casualties.

A resident of the locality, Naseer, said militants attacked a check post under commander Malik Tatar.

He said Tatar was not a formal commander who spearheaded illegal armed individuals who had established their post near civilian homes. The Taliban have not yet commented over the attack.

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