20 Militants Killed in Helmand Air Strikes

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Saturday, 16 July 2016 11:07 Last Updated on Saturday, 16 July 2016 12:10 Written by TOLOnews.com

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Roughly 20 militants were killed in two air strikes carried out by Afghan Air Force in Helmand province, the provincial media office said in a statement on Sunday.

According to the statement, the air raids were carried out in Lashkargah city and Marjah district over the past 24 hours.

The statement said Taliban commanders are among the militants killed in the operations.

No casualty has incurred to civilians during the air strikes, the statement added.

Source : tolonews[dot]com