- At least 5 soldiers were killed and 8 others were captured by the Taliban during clashes in Kunduz province, according to pro-government sources;
- The US-led coalition announced that it had carried out 1,113 artillery and air strikes across Afghanistan in September;
- The Taliban attacked the Nawbahar district administration center in Zabul province;
- A Taliban insider allegedly killed 10 government troops in the Arghandab district administration center. 2 RPG launchers, 2 machine guns and 16 rifles were reportedly seized by the Taliban.
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