Drone Strike in Nangarhar Kills 3 Insurgents

News - Afghanistan

Monday, 06 July 2015 11:08 Last Updated on Monday, 06 July 2015 11:17 Written by TOLOnews.com

At least three insurgents were killed in a foreign troops' drone strike in eastern Nangarhar on Sunday, local official said.

The strike targeted a gathering of Taliban insurgents in a village in Chaparhar district, a spokesman for Nangarhar Police Chief, Hazrat Omar Mashriqiwal said.

"Insurgents had gathered to plan an attack when they came under the strike of foreign forces," he said.

The Taliban have not yet commented on the incident.

Source : tolonews[dot]com
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