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Daesh commander eliminated in Nangarhar operation

Daesh commander eliminated in Nangarhar operation

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8 Dec 2016 - 12:44
Daesh commander eliminated in Nangarhar operation
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8 Dec 2016 - 12:44

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A dreaded Daesh (Islamic State) commander has been killed during an operation in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Thursday.

Police spokesman Col. Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal told Pajhwok Afghan News counter-terrorism police personnel conducted the operation inBarbiyar locality of Khogyani district on Wednesday.

During the operation a foreign Daesh commander named Aziz was killed, he said, adding the commander was tn charge of recruitment. A pistol, a satellite phone, four hand-grenades and ammunition were recovered.

Meanwhile, another foreign insurgent was killed during a clash in the Lalpura district of the province. The militant was killed after he attacked the Pamir check-post.

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