At Least 44 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Afghanistan airstrikes

 18 Mar 2017 - 9:05

At Least 44 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Afghanistan airstrikes

QNA

Kabul: At least 44 Taliban militants were killed and wounded in a series of airstrikes conducted in Helmand in southern Afghanistan.

The Afghan Ministry of Defense (MoD) said the militants were killed in the past twenty four hours including to Taliban leaders.

A number of militants were also wounded and their hideouts were destroyed during the airstrikes, the Ministry said.