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20 insurgents perish in Kunduz drone strike

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20 insurgents perish in Kunduz drone strike

May 16, 2016 - 17:19

KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Twenty Talibaninfo-icon insurgents were killed in a NATOinfo-icon drone airstrike in the Dasht-i-Archi district of northern Kunduz province on Monday, an official said.

Brig. Gen. Mohammad Qasim Jangal Bagh, the provincial police chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident took place in Mullahinfo-icon Qoli locality at about 10 am.

He said the drone targeted two vehicles carrying insurgents from the district centre to Mullah Qoli area to attend a gathering, killing 20 insurgents and destroying their vehicles.  

There has been no word from insurgents regarding the air raid.


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