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Afghan forces rescue 7 detainees from Taliban detention centre

IANS  |  Kabul 

Afghan forces stormed a detention centre in province and rescued seven detainees, an Army statement said on Sunday.

The rescued detainees were civilians abducted by the militants, the statement said, adding the detention centre was destroyed on Saturday night, reports

It was the second crackdown on detention centres in the last five days.

On February 7, security forces overran a centre in Chahar Dara district of province, rescuing five persons.

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First Published: Sun, February 10 2019. 15:40 IST
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