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8 Taliban killed in Logar raid

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8 Taliban killed in Logar raid

Nov 21, 2017 - 15:05

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Eight Talibaninfo-icon, including the group’s commander, have been killed in security forces raid in the Baraki Barak district of central Logar province, an official said on Tuesday.

Governor spokesman Saleem Saleh said the raid was conducted on Monday night in the Taangi area on a house.

He said eight Taliban, including Mullahinfo-icon Gul Aghah were killed and some weapons and explosives were destroyed by security forces in the overnight raid.

Ahmadullah, the resident of locality, told Pajhwok Afghan News security forces have raided a house and killed some people. He said the clash continued for hours and security forces also suffered casualties.

The Taliban have not yet commented about the incident.



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