Afghan Taliban enters northern Shiberghan city, fighting continues

Afghan security force members take part in a military operation against Taliban militants in Alishing district of Laghman province, eastern Afghanistan, on July 12, 2021. (Photo by Saifurahman Safi/Xinhua)

SHIBERGHAN, Afghanistan, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Taliban militants entered Shiberghan city, the capital of northern Jawzjan province on Friday, as fighting continues, a local official said.