The Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS) put the ISIS militants’ death toll in Kunar operations at seven.

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) in a statement said Sunday the Special Forces of the Afghan intelligence targeted a gathering of ISIS militants in Nurgal district.

The statement further added that the NDS Special Forces killed 7 ISIS militants including the shadow intelligence chief of the group.

NDS also added that the militants had gathered in the Command and Control Center of the group in Nurgal district.

According to NDS, the militants were planning to execute attacks against the government and security institutions.

The NDS Special Forces also arrested 14 suspected ISIS militants and destroyed a compound of the group along with a weapons and ammunition depot and a vehicle.

This comes as the military officials had earlier said the Special Forces have killed 4 ISIS militants during the operation.


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