Drone Attack In Afghanistan Kills 17 Militants
PESHAWAR, 16 March: Seventeen Daesh militants have been killed during US drone raids in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, an official said.
Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, claimed while talking to an Afghan news agency that American forces conducted airstrikes in Pikhey and Maman Dari areas of Achin district on Tuesday night. He said 17 Daesh militants were killed during the drone attack and their weapons were also destroyed. He said the slain militants were foreigners. Security forces and civilians suffered no casualties, the spokesman said.