A U.S. airstrike targeted a vehicles convoy of important Taliban figures in western Farah province.

The Police Headquarters of Farah in a statement said the U.S. forces conducted an airstrike against the vehicles convoy of Taliban in Farah Rod area.

The statement further added that the U.S. forces conducted the airstrike based on credible intelligence tip off.

The Police Headquarters of Farah also added that airstrike killed four important group members of Taliban.

According to reports, the airstrike killed four Taliban members belonging to Mullah Mohammad Mustaghfir, the shadow district chief of Taliban for Farah Rod and Highway#1 of Farah.

The airstrike also destroyed three vehicles which were moving in a convoy, the Police Headquarters of Farah added.

Meanwhile, the 207th Zafar Corps in a statement said Mullah Mustaghfir was killed with his three fighters in the airstrike.


  • The Khaama Press News Agency is the leading and largest English news service for Afghanistan with over 3 million hits a month. Independent authors/columnists and experts are welcome to contribute stories, opinions and editorials. Send stories to [email protected]