Militants of the Taliban terrorist movement have seized key targets in the city of Farah, which is the capital of the province of the same name near the border with Iran. About it informs Tolo News citing sources.
According to the TV channel, the militants have already seized the residence of the local authorities and the police station.
The Iranian authorities closed the borders with Afghanistan and completely stopped trade with the country. On August 6, Tehran also closed the Milak checkpoint on the border with Afghanistan.
Over the past weekend, a terrorist group greatly expanded your control over the country. Thus, extremists seized three provincial centers: Kunduz, Sari-Pul and Talukan.
Formerly representative European Union reported. that the Taliban took control of 65% of the territory of Afghanistan. The militants are now threatening to seize 11 more capitals in different provinces. In addition, they are trying to blockade the country’s capital, Kabul.