Taliban militants

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  • Four killed in Afghan suicide attack

    Four killed in Afghan suicide attack

    Four people were killed and five others injured on Saturday in a suicide attack targeting a military camp in Afghanistan's Helmand province, a police officer said. "A Taliban terrorist driving an explosive-laden car was attempting to enter the military camp......

    November 11, 2017
  • Four militants killed in Afghan airstrike

    Four militants killed in Afghan airstrike

    Four Taliban militants in Afghanistan's Kunduz province were killed and several injured on Wednesday in an airstrike, an army spokesman said. "Acting upon intelligence input, the security forces conducted airstrikes against Taliban hideout in Nawabad area of Chardara district, killing......

    November 1, 2017
  • Afghan jets pound Taliban hideout, kill eight

    Afghan jets pound Taliban hideout, kill eight

    At least eight Taliban militants were killed after Afghan Air Force struck a militant hideout in the country's eastern province of Nangarhar, the Defence Ministry said on Tuesday. The targeted hideout, southeast of Jalalabad city, was destroyed following the raid,......

    September 26, 2017
  • 15 Afghan militants killed in airstrikes

    15 Afghan militants killed in airstrikes

    At least 15 Taliban militants were killed in airstrikes that struck their hideout in Uruzgan province in Afghanistan, the Defence Ministry said on Friday. The Afghan Army's MD-530 helicopters pounded the hideout in Mir Abad locality in Tirin Kot, the......

    June 30, 2017
  • 3 killed, 16 detained during Afghan special operations

    3 killed, 16 detained during Afghan special operations

    Three Taliban militants were killed and 16 others captured after the Afghan Special Operation Forces carried out raids in two provinces, the military said. "Three militants were killed and 11 detained following a Special Operation Force raid in Arghandab district......

    June 19, 2017
  • 7 civilians killed in Afghanistan bomb blast

    7 civilians killed in Afghanistan bomb blast

    At least seven civilians, including two women and three children, were killed in a roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan's western Herat province, police said on Wednesday. The blast occurred in Adraskan district on Tuesday when a vehicle running along a......

    May 10, 2017
  • 5 killed in Taliban attack near US base in Afghanistan

    5 killed in Taliban attack near US base in Afghanistan

    Five persons were killed and eight injured in a suicide car bombing, claimed by Taliban militants, near a US-operated military base in Afghanistans Khost city on Monday, police said. "The bomber struck a security checkpoint outside Chapman Camp, a foreign military......

    April 24, 2017
  • 47 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

    47 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

    At least 47 militants were killed as government forces stormed Taliban hideouts in Farah province on Wednesday, an army official said. "As the result of well-coordinated operations launched against Taliban in Bala Block district, so far 47 rebels have been......

    March 29, 2017
  • 47 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

    47 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

    At least 47 militants were killed as government forces stormed Taliban hideouts in Farah province on Wednesday, an army official said. "As the result of well-coordinated operations launched against Taliban in Bala Block district, so far 47 rebels have been......

    March 29, 2017
  • 4 soldiers killed in Afghan Army base attack

    4 soldiers killed in Afghan Army base attack

    At least four Afghan soldiers were killed and five injured in an overnight attack by Taliban militants on an Army base in Kandahar province, an official said on Tuesday. "Militants stormed an army camp in Khakrez district late on Monday.......

    March 28, 2017
  • Afghan air force kills 3 militants

    Afghan air force kills 3 militants

    The Afghan Air Force killed three Taliban militants in the country's northern province of Kunduz, an army source said on Monday. The air force struck on Sunday night at a Taliban hideout in Hajji Nawab locality, killing the three and......

    January 30, 2017
  • 97 militants killed in Afghan operations

    97 militants killed in Afghan operations

    At least 97 Taliban militants were killed and 24 injured as the Afghan security forces pressed ahead with offensives in restive provinces, the Defence Ministry said on Wednesday. In one operation, 57 Taliban militants were killed after joint Afghan security......

    August 31, 2016