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Taliban district chief killed in Kandahar

Taliban district chief killed in Kandahar

Oct 07, 2011 - 17:31

KANDAHAR CITY (PANinfo-icon): A Talibaninfo-icon-designated Shah Wali Kot district chief was killed during an operation in the southern province of Kandahar, the governor’s office said on Friday.

Mullahinfo-icon Nisar Ahmad, hailing from Khakrez district, was killed along with four associates during a joint operation by Afghan and International Security Assistance Force (ISAFinfo-icon) troops.  

The overnight raid was conducted in the Kajoor area of Shah Wali Kot, the governor's office said in a statement. Civilian and soldiers suffered no casualties.


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