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One killed, 4 others detained by ISAF

One killed, 4 others detained by ISAF

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Oct 09, 2011 - 11:25

JALALABAD (PANinfo-icon): International troops killed a farmer and detained four other people in the eastern province of Nangarhar, residents and officials said on Sunday.

The International Security Assistance Force (ISAFinfo-icon) shot dead a 60-year-old farmer, Syed Mohammad, arrested his two sons and as many other  nephews on Saturday night in the Maidanak village of Spin Ghar district, said tribal elder Malak Osman.

He told Pajhwok Afghan News: “This operation conducted by foreign troops was an unjust and inhuman action against the locals.”

The overnight raid was conducted by the NATOinfo-icon-led troops against the ordinary residents of the area, district chief Shokrullah said.

However, the ISAF said in a statement that they launched the operation against a local Talibaninfo-icon commander, who was involved in disruptive activities in the area.

A militant was killed and several others were detained during nighttime onslaught, the statement concluded.

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