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Daesh media wing in-charge among 7 arrested in Nangarhar

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Oct 02, 2020 - 10:15
KABUL (Pajhwok): Seven Daesh fighters, including the group’s media in-charge, have been arrested in security forces operation in eastern Nangarhar province, according to a statement on Friday. The arrest happened during Unite-02 of Special Forces...
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Daesh commander among 4 killed in Jalalabad

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Sep 23, 2020 - 15:57
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The Afghan Special Forces have killed four militants, including the Daesh organiser of targeted killings and suicide attacks, in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday.
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Daesh chief justice killed in NDS operation: Source

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Aug 18, 2020 - 15:57
KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghan intelligence forces have killed the chief justice of Islamic State or Daesh-Khorasan during an operation, a source said on Tuesday.
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Around 100 Daesh, Taliban prisoners on the run

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Aug 04, 2020 - 19:32
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Around 100 Daesh and Taliban prisoners were among those escaped from the central jail in eastern Nangarhar province during a protracted coordinated attack on the facility, a reliable source said Tuesday. A group of 11 Daesh men...
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Daesh intelligence chief killed in Nangarhar raid

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Aug 02, 2020 - 10:54
KABUL (Pajhwok): Islamic State or Daesh group’s intelligence chief for Afghanistan has been killed during an operation in eastern Nangarhar province, the spy service said yesterday. In a statement, the National Directorate of Security said the IS...
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Daesh insurgents among 27 arrested in Nangarhar

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Apr 27, 2020 - 12:53
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 27 suspects, including eight Daesh (Islamic state) militants, have been arrested in connection with different offences in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Monday. Police spokesman Farid told Pajhwok...
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Islamabad’s demand of IS leader extradition rejected

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Apr 11, 2020 - 09:51
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has said that Daesh Leader Aslam Farooqi is involved several terrorist activities and would be tried in Afghanistan . National Directorate of Security ( NDS ) arrested Daesh Leader Abdullah...
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Islamabad seeks Daesh-Khorasan leader handover

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Apr 09, 2020 - 20:18
KABUL (Pajhwok): Islamabad on Thursday demanded Kabul hand over Islamic State (IS) group leader, who was arrested by Afghan authorities last week, saying the detainee was involved in anti-Pakistani activities. A Foreign Office statement said the...
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Daesh leader for Afghanistan arrested: NDS

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Apr 04, 2020 - 19:02
KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghan intelligence operatives have arrested Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS) leader for Afghanistan along with 19 associates, the spy-network said on Saturday. A statement from the National Directorate of Security ( NDS )...
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7 Daesh militants killed in air raid; 30 surrender

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Mar 05, 2020 - 16:50
ASADBAD (Pajhwok): Seven Daesh, or so-called Islamic State (IS), rebels have been killed in an airstrike by foreign forces in eastern Kunar province, the army said on Thursday. A statement from the 201 st Selab Military Corps said the airstrike took...
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42 Daesh rebels surrender, turn in weapons in Kunar

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Mar 01, 2020 - 18:38
KABUL (Pajhwok): Dozens of Daesh or so-called Islamic State militants have surrendered to the government in two districts of eastern Kunar province, the governor said on Sunday.
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Airstrikes kill 13 Daesh rebels in Kapisa, Kunar

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Feb 21, 2020 - 14:21
KABUL (Pajhwok): Airstrikes killed more than a dozen Daesh or Islamic State militants in Kunar and Kapisa provinces, the Ministry of Defense said on Friday. MoD deputy spokesman Fawad Aman told Pajhwok Afghan News that special forces carried out...
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Who are surrendering Daesh rebels in Nangarhar?

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Nov 20, 2019 - 17:39
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of Daesh militants have surrendered to security forces along with their families in eastern Nangarhar province after security forces accelerated military offensive in the province. The capitulating militants and their...
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229 more Daesh affiliates surrender in Nangarhar

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Nov 15, 2019 - 13:56
KABUL (Pajhwok): About 230 members of families affiliated with Daesh or Islamic State militant group have surrendered in Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province, the Ministry of Defense said on Friday. The individuals, including 96 children, 51...
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Daesh announces Abu Ibrahim as its new leader

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Nov 01, 2019 - 17:57
KABUL (Pajhwok): Daesh also known as Islamic State announced the name of its new leader Thursday after Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was killed in a American-led raid in Syria, according to a media report.
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Daesh deputy head for Khorasan region arrested in Herat

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Sep 18, 2019 - 20:07
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Deputy head of Daesh also known as Islamci State for Khorasan region has been arrested in western Herat province, an official said on Wednesday. Jilani Farhad, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the deputy head...
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Daesh rebels driven from 20 Achin villages: Army

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Sep 15, 2019 - 20:35
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Twenty villages have been cleared of Daesh insurgents in the Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province, the military claimed on Sunday. The Afghan army officials said local uprising members would be stationed in areas cleared...
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7 Daesh rebels killed in Nangarhar raids

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Aug 27, 2019 - 15:27
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least seven Daesh (Islamic State) rebels have been killed and nine others captured in a Special Forces raid in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Tuesday. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told...
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13-member Daesh group reconciles in Kunar

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Aug 22, 2019 - 18:56
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A 13-member Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS) group has joined the peace process in eastern Kunar province, the provincial governor said on Thursday. Abdul Satar Mirzkwal told a gathering here that the former rebels also...
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11 Daesh, Taliban militants detained in Nangarhar

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Jul 30, 2019 - 17:19
JALALALBAD (Pajhwok): Intelligence operatives have detained nearly a dozen militant suspects, including Daesh and Taliban affiliates, from different parts of eastern Nangarhar province. Addressing a press conference here, Governor Shah Mahmood...
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