Live: Gunbattle In Kabul, Govt Building Taken Over
Latest reports from Logar province, near the capital Kabul, says that gun battle between the Militants and security forces is going on.Militants have taken over the government building and targeting the Police Chief head quarter.
There is no report of any causality.It is noteworthy that Afghanistan will go for election in just 10 days.
Taliban militants in Afghanistan have taken over a government building and are firing into the headquarters of the chief of police, officials say.
Locals in Logar province, near the capital Kabul, say the area has been evacuated amid reports of gun battles and Apache helicopters overhead.
One official described rockets hitting the building and small arms fire when the raid began.
The attack comes 10 days before nationwide elections in Afghanistan.