Confirming the recapture of Jani Khel, a provincial council member, Allah Mir Khan Bahramzoi, said, "We have received reports of 15 civilian wounded and around 250 families displaced".
The leader of the right-wing Hezb-e-Islami political party, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, has urged the USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member states to help end foreign meddling in Afghanistan that he claims is responsible for prolonging the deadly conflict.
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack but Western officials say most insider attacks stem from personal grudges and cultural misunderstandings rather than insurgent plots.
The wounded were all in stable condition at the Bagram Airfield military hospital.
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Helmand governor's spokesperson, Omar Zwak, told Al Jazeera clashes were ongoing on Friday between Afghan security forces and the fighters in the area.
On Thursday, a suicide bomber rammed his explosives-laden vehicle into a police outpost in Gareshk, killing two policemen and wounding another two.
Of the roughly 13,500 troops that make up the Resolute Support mission, about 870 are Georgian - the largest non-NATO contribution in the 39-country coalition and the fourth-largest overall, behind the U.S., Italy and Germany.
The Pentagon on Thursday identified the two USA soldiers killed Wednesday in southern Afghanistan when their convoy was hit by a vehicle packed with explosives.
According to the statement, one Romanian soldier, as well as one Afghan police officer were injured and sent to medical facilities.
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