A group of four ISIS militants including a foreign national surrendered to the Afghan forces in eastern Nangarhar province.

The Special Operations Corps said in a statement the militants surrendered to Afghan Special Forces in Achin district of Nangarhar.

The statement further added that the foreign member of the group originally hails from Pakistan who surrendered to Special Forces together with his wife and four children.

The ISIS sympathizers have not commented regarding the surrender of ISIS militants so far.

This comes as counter-terrorism operations are underway against ISIS and other groups in the restive parts of Nangarhar province.

The acting minister of interior Massoud on Sunday told reporters that the security forces have defeated ISIS militants in Nangarhar province.

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