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Afghan military kills 52 Taliban militants

IANS  |  Kabul 

At least 52 militants, including two key comanders, were killed by the in province, the said on Sunday.

"Up to 52 terrorists were killed following three separate commando operations and airstrikes against since early Saturday," quoted the Ministry as saying.

The two commanders were identified as and Qumandan Sarhadi, it added.

The province, 125 km south of Kabul, has been the scene of heavy clashes and fighting for long.

The has not commented on the development yet.

--IANS

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First Published: Sun, May 05 2019. 13:12 IST
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