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13 terrorists killed in Afghanistan: Sources

Kabul, At least 13 members of terrorist group Daesh have been killed in the past 24 hours in Afghanistan, sources said on Saturday.

Ataollah Khougiani, spokesman of Nangarhar's governor told Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) that the terrorists have been killed in air raids.One was killed by his own hand-made explosive, various parts of the eastern province.

The Afghan Ministry of Defense in an statement said 16 Daesh terrorists have been killed in the past 24 hours.

The ministry has also said that 34 terrorists in the northern Province of Jowzjan surrendered to the Afghan government forces on Friday.

Jowzjan is considered as a stronghold of the terrorist group.

The Takfiri group has not commented on the news yet.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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