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NDS Special Forces kill 4 ISIS militants including 2 foreigners in Nangarhar

20 May 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

The Special Forces of

the National Directorate of Security (NDS) conducted a night raid against ISIS

militants in eastern Nangarhar province killing at least four militants

including two foreign nationals.

The provincial

government media office in a statement said the raid was conducted late on

Sunday night in the vicinity of Chaparhar district.

The statement further

added that the NDS Special Forces also destroyed a hideout of the terror group

during the same operations.

The Special Forces of

NDS also confiscated a PKM machine gun, two Ak-47 assault rifles, a hand

grenade, ammunition magazines, munitions, explosives and some other military

kits and destroyed them in the area, the provincial government added in its

statement.

The anti-government armed militants including ISIS

sympathizers have not commented regarding the operation so far.

Nangarhar is among the relatively calm provinces in East of

Afghanistan but the security situation in some of its remote districts have deteriorated

during the recent years.

Both Taliban and ISIS militants are active in some remote districts

of the province where they often attempt to carry out terrorist related

activities against the government and security institutions.

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