7 Taliban killed in Logar
PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Security forces have killed seven fighters in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, an official said on Friday.
The militants planning an attack on the district headquarters were killed late on Thursday night, said the governor's spokesman, Din Mohammad Darwesh.
He told Pajhwok Afghan News the security forces, acting on an intelligence tip, killed the Taliban in the Ahmadzai Kala area of the district.
A heavy machine gun, a rocket and five Kalashnikov assault rifles were recovered from the insurgents, Darwesh said, adding residents collected the fighters' bodies in the morning.
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