Four IS militants killed in US drone strike in Nangarhar

Monitoring Desk

NANGARHAR: As many as four Islamic State militants were killed in US drone strike in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan on Sunday morning.

The Afghan Military officials in Nangarhar told Afghan media that that the US forces conducted airstrikes on IS hideouts in Achin district.

The source further added that the militants were targeted in Takht Dara area of the district and as a result at least four militants were killed.

This comes as least four militants affiliated with the terror group were killed in a similar airstrike in this province last week.