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8 more Daesh insurgents perished in Nangarhar strikes

8 more Daesh insurgents perished in Nangarhar strikes

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28 Jul 2016 - 11:19
8 more Daesh insurgents perished in Nangarhar strikes
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28 Jul 2016 - 11:19

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least eight Daesh or Islamic State (IS) fighters were killed during airstrikes by foreign air forces in eastern Nangarhar province, a gubernatorial spokesman said on Thursday.

NATO’s drones struck Daesh hideouts in Achin and Nazyan districts on Wednesday night, Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok Afghan News.

He said the raids,killing eight Daesh fighters and wounding three others, did not inflict casualties on civilians.The IS is yet to comment on the airstrikes by international troops.

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