Key member of Taliban killed in Logar airstrike

Monitoring Desk

LOGAR: An important member of Taliban identified as Abu Zar was killed in an airstrike in central Logar province of Afghanistan.

According to Afghan media outlet, the deceased Abu Zar was involved in planning high-profile attacks in Afghanistan.

The sources further added that Abu Zar was killed along with two other militants in Mohammed Agha district of Logar.

Logar is among the relatively volatile provinces in central parts of the country where Taliban militants are active in some of its districts and often attempt to carry out attacks against the government and security institutions.