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10 Daesh insurgents eliminated in Nangarhar raid

10 Daesh insurgents eliminated in Nangarhar raid

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Oct 13, 2015 - 13:22

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 10 Islamic State (IS) fighters have been killed during an operation in the Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province, the army said on Tuesday.

A statement from the Selab Military Corps in the east said the Afghan forces attacked Daesh hideouts in the Abdul Khel area of Achin with heavy weaponslate on Monday.

It added 10 members of the insurgent group were killed and eight others injured.A Corolla car and a motorcycle were also destroyed in the raid.

Achin district chief Haji Ghalib Mujahid confirmed the attack on IS hideouts and said more than 13 IS fighters were killed and several others wounded.Civilians suffered no casualties.

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