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Afghan Special Forces Annihilate 40 ISIS Fighters

12 Mar 2018 National Radio TV of Afghanistan

About 40 loyalists of Islamic State for Syria and Iraq (ISIS) terrorist group were killed during latest air and ground attacks carried out by Afghan Special Forces in eastern Nangarhar province last night.

The ISIS loyalists targeted and killed in Chaparhar, Pacheragam, Koot and Dor Baba districts of the province.

A commander of Sylab army corps in the east of the country told BNA reporter, 40 ISIS fighters were killed following the raids

Several hideouts of the terrorist groups along with its military equipment have been destroyed during the attacks, the source added.

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

At the same time, a weapon storage belonging terrorist group have been seized by Afghan security personnel in Heska Mina district, Nangarhar province.

Some heavy and light weapons have been discovered from the storages.

The militants have used the storage in their terrorist and destructive activities, local officials said.


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