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Taliban’s shadow governor among 15 rebels dead in airstrike

Taliban’s shadow governor among 15 rebels dead in airstrike

Jun 14, 2015 - 15:13

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): At least 15 militants, including Talibaninfo-icon’s shadow governor and two dreaded commanders, were killed in an airstrike in eastern Kunar province, the National Directorate of Security (NDSinfo-icon) said on Sunday.

The air assault took place in Dangam district during a joint operation following a tip-off, the statement said.

Taliban’s shadow governor for Kunar Umar Zadran, notorious commander Maulviinfo-icon Asghar and Shahabuddin were among the slain rebels.



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