3 civilians, Taliban leader killed in Kunar unrest
Shujaul Mulk Jalala said the Taliban shadow district for the Shegal district was killed in a drone strike on Friday afternoon.
Indentifying the slain insurgent leader as Wahidullah alias Khaksar, he said another insurgent was also killed in the attack.
Insurgents attacked a military base of foreign troops in the Sarkano district on Friday night, the governor said, adding some bullets fired by the foreign forces in response to the attack hit a civilian house, killing two children and a third person.
In northern Badakhshan province, security forces attacked and killed four insurgents in Yaftal Payan district, five kilometres away from Faizabad, the provincial capital, on Friday night, police said.
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