The security forces conducted an airstrike against a Taliban hideout in south-eastern Paktika province killing at least 8 militants.

The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said the security forces conducted the airstrike in Gomal district of Paktika.

The statement further added that the airstrike killed 8 militants and destroyed 11 suicide bombing vests.

Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the airstrike also destroyed some other military kits and a weapons depot of Taliban.

Meanwhile, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the security forces also killed 14 militants during a separate operation in Charkh district of Logar.

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