• publish: 3 August 2016
  • time: 12:30 pm
  • category: Security&Crime
  • No: 4068

Afghan forces seized Daesh stronghold in eastern Nangarhar

Afghan security forces killed dozens of Daesh terrorists in Nangarhar province and seized their stronghold in Haska Mina district of the eastern province.

According to media office of the provincial government of Nangarhar, Afghan forces took control of Daesh stronghold in Haska Mina district during their Ghahr-e-Seylab operation.

Government forces also cleared Shabi, Tangi, Gurguri and Gurguri mall areas of the district from Daesh terrorists. According the statement of the media office.

Statement adds, Daesh stronghold was located in Gurguri mall of Haska Mina district which is now under the control of Afghan security forces.

During the operation that led to the seize, 7 of their fighters were also killed and 9 others were wounded.

Afghan forces have also seized some vehicles and weaponries of the terrorists. Statement added.

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