11 gunmen killed in Nangarhar operation

11 gunmen killed in Nangarhar operation

Monitoring Desk

JALALABAD: At least 11 gunmen were killed and 12 others were arrested in a military operation conducted by Afghan forces in Khogyani district of Nangarhar in province.

The local officials told Afghan media outlet that the operation was conducted in Kooz Bahar area on Thursday night.

Officials claimed that a Taliban commander was among those killed in the operation and that those arrested were Taliban aides.

Taliban has said in a statement that civilians were killed and wounded in a military operation by Afghan Special Forces in Kooz Bahar area in Khogyani district.

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