The Afghan Air Force has carried out a series of airstrikes on Taliban targets in Dasht Archi district of northern Kunduz province as part of the ongoing counter-terrorism operations.

The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said the airstrikes were carried out in the vicinity of Sharshara village, using MD-530F Warrior helicopters.

The statement further added that the airstrikes left at least 2 militants dead while four others sustained injuries.

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

Kunduz is among the relatively volatile provinces in North of Afghanistan where the Taliban militants are actively operating in its various districts and carry out terrorist related activities, including coordinated attacks against the government and security forces.

However, the military officials are saying that the counter-terrorism operations are underway in the restive districts of the province to suppress the anti-government armed militants.


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