4 militants killed in Laghman
JALALABAD (PAN): Four militants were killed and seven others injured during two separate operations in eastern Laghman province, officials said on Sunday.
The operations were conducted by Afghan and foreign troops four days ago in the Badpakh district and Saigal Valley of Alishang district, a spokesman for the 201st Selab Military Corps said.
Col. Noman Hatifi told Pajhwok Afghan News that most parts of the districts had been cleared of militants. "We have credible report that four militants were killed and seven others injured yesterday in Saigal."
Meanwhile, an ANA soldier was injured and a man, delivering supplies for militants, was detained in Alishang, said the district chief, Faridullah.
A Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, said three fighters had been injured over the past four days of clashes with security personnel.
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