• publish: 17 February 2018
  • time: 5:31 pm
  • category: Politics
  • No: 5706

22 ISIS fighters killed following air and ground attacks in Nangarhar

Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) during an air and ground attack killed about 22 fighters of Islamic State for Syria and Iraq (ISIS) terrorist group in east of Afghanistan.

The attacks carried out by The ISIS loyalists targeted and killed in eastern Nangarhar province Dor Baba, Heska Mena and Koot districts of the province during the last 24 hours.

“At least 22 ISIS adherents were killed following the raids.” Ataullah Khogyani provincial spokesman for Nangarhar said
The adherents were involved on organizing a series of terrorist activities, which targeted and killed by air and ground attacks, the source added.

According to another report, Afghan security personnel by discovering and defusing four round of different type of mines succeeded to prevent series of blasts in crowded areas of Nangarhar province.

No one was arrested accused of the mine planting so far.

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