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7 Taliban militants killed in Nangarhar drone strike

7 Taliban militants killed in Nangarhar drone strike

Jun 24, 2016 - 17:18

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Seven Talibaninfo-icon militants were killed and three others wounded in a NATOinfo-icon drone strike in the Lalpura district of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Friday.

The governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told Pajwhok Afghan News the drone carried out two strikes in the district last night, killing seven militants and injuring three others.

The drone strikes took place in Rahmati and Marsing areas, also destroying a car, a motorcycle and other equipment belonging to the rebels, he said, adding the dead militants belonged to the “Tehreek-i-Taliban” group.

He did not explain if he meant Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistaninfo-icon from ‘Tehreek-i-Taliban.’


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