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4 militants’ dead in Maidan Wardak operation

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4 militants’ dead in Maidan Wardak operation

Apr 04, 2015 - 13:56

MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Four militants including a dreaded commander were killed and three others wounded in a military operation in Jalrezi district of Maidan Wardak province, the governor’s spokesman said on Saturday.

Atta Ullah Khogyani said Afghan National Security Force (ANSFinfo-icon) conducted military offensive last night in different parts of Ismail Khail in the district.

Mullahinfo-icon Wazir widely known as Mullah Farid, a notorious Talibaninfo-icon commander, died along with his three associates in the gun battle.

He said that an explosive-laden car was taken in custody during the operation in Jaghto district.  Security forces and ANSF, he said remained unhurt during the anti-militants drives.

However, Taliban have not yet commented on the operations.



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