October 19, 2018

Airstrikes inflict casualties on militants, destroy captured Humvees

By Khaama Press - Mon Oct 08 2018, 11:43 am

Several militants were killed or wounded and two Humvee armored personnel carriers were destroyed in a series of airstrikes conducted in southeastern Ghazni province of Afghanistan.

The provincial police commandment in a statement said Sunday that the airstrikes were carried out by the Afghan and U.S. forces based in Afghanistan.

The statement further added that five militants were killed and three others were wounded in the airstrikes conducted in Jamjama area of Moqor district.

A Ford Ranger type vehicle and a heavy machine gun were also destroyed during the same airstrikes, the provincial police commandment said.

The U.S. forces also carried out airstrikes in Qarabagh district on Saturday, leaving at least seven militants dead and five others wounded.

The statement by the provincial commandment added that two Humvee armored personnel carriers captured by the Taliban militants were destroyed in an airstrike of the U.S. forces in Waghez district.

The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban militants have not commented regarding the report so far.

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