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Prominent ISIS group members arrested in East of Afghanistan

14 Aug 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan

forces arrested two prominent group members of the Islamic State of Iraq and

Syria (ISIS) terrorist group in eastern Nangarhar province.

The

Ministry of Interior (MoI) said in a statement that the security forces

arrested the two ISIS group members in Bati Kot district.

The

statement further added that the security forces also confiscated two Ak-47

assault rifles, a pistol and some munitions.

Furthermore,

the interior ministry said one of the detained members of the group has been

identified as Abdul Rahman alias Talha.

The

interior ministry said Rahman is originally a resident of Bati Kot district and

was an expert in manufacturing improvised explosive devices and suicide bombing

vests.

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