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More than 30 Taliban, ISIS-K militants killed, wounded in latest security operations

16 Mar 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

More than 30 militants affiliated with the Taliban and ISIS

Khurasan groups were killed or wounded during the latest operations and

airstrikes which were conducted in the past 24 hours in various provinces of

the country.

According to informed military sources, “The Afghan Special

Forces conducted a multi-day raid in Chahar district of Kunduz province. During

infil, the Afghan Special Forces were engaged from a Taliban fighting position

and two air strikes were conducted in self-defense killing 8 Taliban fighters.”

The sources further added that similar airstrikes were

carried out in Tarinkot city of Uruzgan, Bermal and Gomal districts of Paktika,

and Khugyani district of Nangarhar province.

At least 24 Taliban and ISIS-K militants were killed during

the same airstrikes and another ISIS-K militant was wounded, the sources added.

The anti-government armed militant groups have not commented

regarding the report so far.

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