Afghanistan: 6 Taliban militants killed

Afghanistan: 6 Taliban militants killed

Agency News

Kabul, Feb 9 : Six Taliban militants including a key commander were killed in government forces' operations in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, a official spokesman said on Saturday.

The government forces stormed a Taliban hideout in Qarabagh district of the province on Friday afternoon, said Aref Nuri, the provincial government spokesman.

The air operations were conducted on tip-off against a militants' hideout in Jamal Khil area of Qarabagh district, leaving six insurgents including commander Rafiullah killed and a few others injured.(UNI)