12 July 2017

News Story: 5 militants killed in N. Afghan airstrike

KUNDUZ, Afghanistan, July 11 (Xinhua) -- Five Taliban militants were killed after warplanes of NATO-led coalition forces struck a Taliban position in Afghan northern province of Kunduz overnight, a local official said on Tuesday.

"The air strike took place in Janat Bagh locality of Khan Abad district, east of provincial capital Kunduz city. The strike also destroyed the targeted militants' hideout and one militant was injured by the raid," district Gov. Hayyatullah Amiri told Xinhua.

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