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15 IS fighters join Taliban in Afghanistan

IANS  |  Shiberghan 

A 15-member group of the Islamic State (IS) terror outfit has joined the in Afghanistan's district, police said on Monday.

'The 15 fighters who operated as the Ghazanfar group deserted IS ranks and joined the on Friday,' quoted a as saying.

Many members of the IS in are former fighters, according to the

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First Published: Mon, April 16 2018. 13:40 IST
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