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Saturday Jan 09, 2016
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US drone strike kills 20 Daesh militants in Nangarhar

By
Web Desk
US drone strike kills 20 Daesh militants in Nangarhar

KABUL: Afghan security sources on Saturday confirmed at least 20 Daesh militants were killed in a US drone strike in the Nangarhar province.

Security sources said the US drone targeted militant hideouts in Achin district. As a result 20 Daesh terrorists were killed and several others were injured while the militant hideout was also completely destroyed.

US drones continued to hover in the area following the attack.