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Death toll rises to 18 in Taliban, ISIS-K infighting in Nangarhar

17 Apr 2019 The Khaama Press News Agency

The Afghan military in the East has confirmed that the death

toll from infighting among Taliban and ISIS Khurasan militants in Nangarhar

province has climbed to 18 on Tuesday. 

The 201st Silab Corps said at least 12 Taliban and 6 ISIS

Khurasan militants were killed during the infighting which erupted on Monday.

The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in a statement

said Tuesday that the clash broke out in Haidar Keli, Asman Kala, Ibrahim Khel,

and Wadi Sar areas of Khogyani district on Monday.

It had earlier said that eight militants of the Red Unit of

Taliban and four ISIS Khurasan militants were killed during the clash.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have

not commented regarding the incident so far.

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