At least one Taliban was killed and two others were wounded in an attack on security checkpoints in Kabul province on Monday night, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said in a statement on Tuesday.
The incident took place in the Sherullah area of Khak-e-Jabar district of Kabul province. The Taliban attacked security checkpoints from several directions, the statement said, but were pushed back.
One Taliban was killed and two others were wounded, according to the report.
No security forces were hurt in the attack, it added.
However, the Taliban has not yet commented on the attack.