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15 Daesh Fighters Killed In Nangarhar Drone Strike

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Air-DroneAt least 15 Daesh fighters were killed in a drone strike by foreign troops in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said Saturday.

Nangarhar police spokesman Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal said Daesh fighters came under attack when they were beheading Taliban rebels in Achin district on Friday.

He added that Daesh militants beheaded five Taliban fighters and were then hit by the drone strike where 15 of them were killed.

According to reports from Nangarhar, at least 13 other Daesh fighters were killed and 13 Taliban militants were wounded in fighting between the two groups in Chaparhar district in Nangarhar.