Courtesy FilePhoto by Sgt. Steven Lopez / 101st Combat Aviation Brigade Bagram Airfield

At least thirty Taliban and ISIS Khurasan (ISIS-K) militants were killed during the separate operations of the Afghan and coalition forces conducted over the course of past 24 hours.

According to the informed military sources, a coalition air strike killed 2 ISIS-K fighters in Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province.

Similarly, a coalition air strike killed 3 Taliban fighters in Darah-e-Pech district of eastern Kunar province.

The sources further added that Afghan Special Operations Forces conducted a raid in Musa Qal’ah district of souther Helmand province, killing 11 Taliban fighters and destroying 2 IEDs.

The coalition forces also conducted airstrikes in Tarinkot district of Uruzgan province, killing 14 Taliban fighters, the sources added.

The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban and ISIS-K militants have not commented regarding the killings of their fighters so far.


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