The 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East in a statement said the 02 unit of the Afghan military in Nangarhar conducted operations with the support of the Air Forces in Khogyani district, leaving at least 30 militants dead.
The statement further added at least three Taliban militants also sustained injuries during the same operations and airstrikes.
In the meantime, the 201st Silab Corps said a number of the Red Unit fighters of the Taliban group are also among those killed.
The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban have not commented regarding the report so far.
Nangarhar has been among the relatively calm provinces in East of Afghanistan but the security situation in some of its remote districts has deteriorated during the recent years.
Source : Afghan Voice Agency(AVA)
Sunday 18 November 2018 18:51