An airstrike in western Farah province killed the military commission chief of the group and three other senior leaders of the group.

The provincial police headquarters said in a statement that the security forces on Monday conducted an airstrike targeting a vehicle in Nal Dasht Village of Khak-e Safid district.

The statement further added that the airstrike killed Mawlavi Kamran, the military commission chief of Taliban for 20 provinces.

The airstrike also killed three other senior Taliban leaders including Mawlavi Samad, Mawlavi Dawood and Mawlavi Akhundzada, the statement added.

The Taliban group has not commented regarding the killing of the 4 senior Taliban leaders so far.


  • Ahmad Shah Ghani Zada is the former Senior Editor of Khaama Press Agency who managed and overlooked the English edition. He is occasionally contributing stories to the agency.