Thirty One Militants Killed in Afghanistan Airstrike

Kabul, At least 31 militants were killed and 19 others reportedly injured in an air strike carried out by Afghan security forces in Afghanistan’s southern Zabul province, said an official on Tuesday.

Provincial Governor Spokesman Gul Islam Seyal said in a statement today that, the raid was conducted Monday night on the outskirts of Khak-i-Afghan district following a tip-off from intelligence agencies regarding the presence of hardcore terrorists, Pajhwok Afghan news reported.

The airstrikes was part of the ongoing Shafaq-2 winter offensive underway in the province, he added.

Source: Qatar News Agency