Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 03:57:49 pm
Airstrikes kill 17 IS militants in Afghanistan
January 14, 2018

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In Afghanistan, 17 Islamic State militants have been killed in government forces' airstrikes in Haska Mina and Achin districts of Nangarhar province.

The spokesman for provincial administration Attaullah Khogiani said the security forces also smashed trenches and weapon caches of the terrorists.

Meanwhile, the command of Special Forces said that four Taliban insurgents were killed in Helmand province. (Xinhua)