US drone strike kills 14 rebels in Nangarhar
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 14 rebels have been killed in a drone strike in eastern Nangarhar province, provincial police spokesman said on Wednesday.
Col. Hazrat Hussain Mashraqiwal said armed rebels were on their way to Lalpoor district when they came under unmanned missile attack late Tuesday evening.
At least 14 insurgents were killed, he said but he had no information regarding identity of the slain militants.
Daesh has been active in Nangarhar in recent days and the militants have suffered scores of casualties in the area.
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