Taluqan (Afghanistan), Aug 10 : At least 15 Taliban militants were killed and 10 others wounded after a military aircraft targeted a gathering of Taliban fighters in Afghanistan’s Takhar province on Saturday, officials said.
Taliban militants, who are in control of parts of the restive Eshkamish district, did not comment on the incident.
On August 5 , the Afghan National Army said they arrested the Intelligence Chief of Taliban group for Takhar province.
The 217th Pamir Corps in a statement said the soldiers of the Afghan National Army laid an ambush in Qara Tapa of Takhar province.
The statement further added that the army soldiers arrested Qari Khan Mohammad son of Abdul Hamid, the shadow Intelligence Chief of Taliban for Takhar.