25 killed in Afghanistan violence
In Afghanistan, 25 people including seven security personnel were killed in latest spate of violence across the country on Sunday.
At least five members of the Afghan security forces were killed in an attack on security post in northeastern Kunduz province.
Meanwhile, eighteen militants were killed by airstrikes in the Imam Sahib district of Kunduz province.
In two separate incidents, Almar district police chief was killed in a car bomb blast, while a local security forces commander was killed in an attack at a police checkpoint in Faryab province.