The Afghan security forces targeted a compound of Lashkar-e-Taiba group in Kunar province killing at least 3 foreign terrorists.

The 201st Silab Corps in a statement said the 2nd Brigade of Silab Corps conducted artillery strikes on Lashkar-e-Taiba compound in ASmar district on Wednesday.

The statement further added that the compound belonged to Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Majid alias Adalat.

The security forces killed 3 foreign terrorists of the group and wounded 5 more during the operation, the 201st Silab Corps added.

The anti-government armed elements have not commented regarding the operation so far.