Taliban’s district chief killed along with 7 others
KABUL (Pajhwok): A shadow district chief was killed along with seven other fighters during a security operation in northeastern Badakhshan province, an official said on Monday.
Elsewhere in the district, police have surrounded a group of fighters and an exchange of gunfire is ongoing. The security personnel are currently conducting an operation to recover 27 of their colleagues kidnapped by the Taliban a week ago.
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