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Around 40 Taliban terrorists killed in Afghan Air Force strikes

Mon, 12 Jul 2021   |  Reading Time: < 1 minute

Kabul [Afghanistan], July 12 (ANI/Xinhua): At least 40 Taliban terrorists were killed in multiple airstrikes launched by the Afghan Air Force on Sunday, the country’s Ministry of Defense confirmed on Monday.

In southern Helmand province, 14 terrorists were killed and two others wounded after warplanes targeted militants in Garmser district, the ministry said in a statement.

Those among the killed was Mawlawi Hijrat, a deputy commander of the Taliban so-called Sara Keta or Red Unit for Garmser.

Twenty terrorists died and 35 others were injured when the air force targeted Taliban’s aggregations in Dilaram district in western Nimroz province, according to the ministry.

Besides, six terrorists were killed and five others wounded after the air force hit a Taliban position in Tagab district of eastern Kapisa province.

A huge amount of terrorists’ weapons and ammunition were also destroyed by the raids, the statement said.

While the U.S. and NATO troops are leaving the country, violence in the country is on the rise. To check the situation, the Afghan government security forces also continued to press the terrorists.

The terrorist group has not made comments on the reports so far. (ANI/Xinhua)



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Avishek

Jul 12, 2021
I have a complain....the fonts are too small to be read comfortably
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Rohit Gupta

Jul 12, 2021
I like the way you cover all breaking news but, please pay attention to layout of paragraphs. Some of the words in extreme corner gets cut. Though, it doesn't render the article out of context but, still you can improve there... and give gaps between paragraphs for better interest of viewers. Thankyou..!!

Mayank

Jul 12, 2021
I hope everything settles down in Afghanistan as soon as possible. I think UN peace keepers should intervene and send their troops in Afghanistan and also least India and Russia could do is to protect the capital and Important mineral rich areas and International borders.

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