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Airstrike kills Taliban fighter who was responsible for an attack on Afghan Special Forces

16 May 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

An airstrike was

carried out in northern Faryab province leaving a Taliban fighter dead, the

informed military sources said Thursday.

The sources further

added that the slain Taliban militant was responsible for an attack on Afghan

Special Forces.

“A strike in

along Highway 1 killed a Taliban fighter who was responsible for an attack on

Afghan Special Forces,” the sources said.

The military sources also confirmed that the 2nd Battalion

of the 209th Brigade conducted successful ground operations in Balkh district of

northern Balkh province killing 2 Taliban fighters, wounding 5 and capturing 2.

The Ministry of Interior had earlier reported that one of

the most commanders of Taliban identified as Mullah Khadem was killed during a

joint operation in Balkh province.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have

not commented regarding the two operations so far.

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