Kunar provinceAt least four Taliban militants have been killed following public uprising in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan.

According to local government officials, dozens of Nari district residents have participated in public uprising against the Taliban militants.

Provincial security chief, Gen. Abdul Habib Syed Khel said the public uprising in Nari district started three days ago.

In the meantime, the public uprising forces have claimed they have killed four Taliban militants were killed and arrested 12 others during the campaign.

Public uprising against Taliban militants in Kunar province started last year after Dangam district residents picked up weapon against the Taliban militants who were torturing local residents.

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  • Ahmad Shah Ghanizada

    Ahmadshah Ghanizada is the deputy editor in chief for The Khaama Press Agency who manages and overlooks the English edition.