Clashes Ongoing As Taliban ‘Advance’ On Ghazni District | TOLOnews:
Sources said clashes between security forces and insurgents are underway close to the government compound and police headquarters.
They said Hamdullah, the district governor and the district police chief, Obaidullah, have been pushed to the northern part of the district and are surrounded by Taliban insurgents.
In addition, telecommunication systems in the district are down, and the road into the area is closed off by the Taliban.
Sources said the commandos are being deployed by air.
In the meantime, the Taliban claimed that they had taken control of the district.