Kunar Air Strike Kills Taliban's Shadow Governor

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Sunday, 14 June 2015 15:00 Last Updated on Sunday, 14 June 2015 15:29 Written by Farid Hussainkhail

Taliban's shadow governor in eastern Kunar has been killed along with two of his commanders and 12 fighters, the Afghan National Directorate of Security (NDS) said in a statement on Sunday.

According to the statement the Taliban's shadow governor in Kunar Omar Zadran and his two commanders, Mawolawi Asghar from Dangam district and Mawolawi Shahabuddin from Kunar were killed in the strike..

These Taliban commanders were killed in a joint security operation, the NDS said.

There were no reports of civilians casualties.

Taliban has yet to comment about the air strike.

Source : tolonews[dot]com
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