According local security officials in eastern Khost province, two militants who were planting improvised explosive device were killed following an air raid by international coalition security forces in this province.

Provincial security chief Mohammad Yaqoob confirming the report said the militants were killed at Sabari district.

He also said the two militants were killed following the air raid, adding that the local residents did not suffer any casualties.

In the meantime Taliban militants group claimed at least 4 NATO troops were killed following a roadside bomb explosion at Laknaw district of eastern Khost province.

Local security officials confirmed an explosion took place at Laknaw district and said no one was killed or injured followng the incident.


  • 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.