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Afghan Air Force kills at least 43 Taliban insurgents in Helmand province

The Taliban have not yet commented on the air strike

ANI  |  Kabul 

File photo of Taliban suicide bombers during a gathering of a breakaway Taliban faction, in the border area of Zabul province, southern of Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: AP | PTI
Representational image: File photo of Taliban suicide bombers during a gathering of a breakaway Taliban faction. Photo: AP | PTI

At least 43 have reportedly been killed in an in Helmand province on Wednesday.

Tolo News quoted a Ministry of Interior (MoI) statement, as saying that the took place during the night in Marja district of the province.

"Key members are also among the dead," the MoI said, adding that a number of belonging to the were also destroyed.

The have not yet commented on the

First Published: Thu, June 15 2017. 14:20 IST
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