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NATO airstrike kill 7 militants in Nangarhar province

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Ahmad Shah Ghanizada
Ahmad Shah Ghanizadahttps://www.khaama.com
Ahmadshah Ghanizada is the deputy editor in chief for The Khaama Press Agency who manages and overlooks the English edition.

us drone attack in PakistanAt least seven suspected militants were killed following a NATO airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan on Saturday.

Provincial police department media office following a statement confirmed the report and said the the militants were killed in a drone strike on Saturday morning.

The statement further added that the airstrike was carried out in Lalpoor district around 9 am local time, leaving seven militants dead.

Local security officials quoted in the statement said that no civilian casualties were reported in the airstrike.

Anti-government armed militant groups yet to comment regarding the incident.

Nangarhar is among the relatively peaceful provinces in eastern Afghanistan, however militants have recently increased their insurgency activities in a number of its districts.

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