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US airstrike leaves 3 ISIS militants dead in East of Afghanistan

By Khaama Press - Mon Dec 11 2017, 12:04 pm

At least three ISIS militants were killed in an airstrike conducted by the US forces in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

According to the local officials, airstrike was carried out in the vicinity of Haska Mina district on Saturday.

The provincial police commandment also confirmed the report and in a statement said a hideout of the terror group was pounded in Awghaz area.

The statement further added that three militants of the terror group were killed in the airstrike but no one else was killed or wounded.

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

At least twenty five militants affiliated with the terror group were killed in the latest airstrikes conducted in this province last week.

According to the officials of the 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan army in the East, the airstrikes were carried out on Tuesday in the vicinity of Achin district.

The officials further added that the militants and their hideouts were hit during the raids in Mamand Shin area, leaving twenty of the loyalists of the terror group dead.

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