The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North in a statement said the latest airstrikes were carried out in the vicinity of Dasht Archi district.
The statement further added that the hideouts of the anti-government armed militants were targeted in Bandar area of the district.
According to 209th Shaheen Corps, at least five militants were killed and three others were critically wounded during the same airstrikes.
Two hides of the militants were also destroyed during the airstrikes, the 209th Shaheen Corps added in its statement.
The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban militants have not commented regarding the airstrikes so far.
The security situation in northern Kunduz province has deteriorated sharply during the recent years amid rampant insurgency led by the Taliban and other militant groups.
In the meantime, the 203rd Thunder Corps in the Southeast in a statement said at least eight militants were killed and six others were wounded in the airstrikes conducted by the U.S. forces in Andar district of southeastern Ghazni province.
Source : Afghan Voice Agency(AVA)
Monday 29 October 2018 14:11