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Taliban’s high-profile attack planner killed in Logar airstrike

21 Mar 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

A key Taliban group member identified as Abu Zar was killed

in an airstrike in central Logar province of Afghanistan.

According to the informed military sources, Abu Zar was

involved in planning high-profile attacks.

The sources further added that Abu Zar was killed along with

two other militants in Mohammed Agha district of Logar.

Logar is among the relatively volatile provinces in central

parts of the country where Taliban militants are active in some of its

districts and often attempt to carry out attacks against the government and

security institutions.

In the meantime, the sources said an airstrike killed 9

Taliban fighters in Sangin district of Helmand province.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have

not commented regarding airstrikes so far.

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