Key ISIS Member Qari Zahid Killed In US Drone Strike

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Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Kabul (BNA) A key member of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group has been killed in an airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.
The provincial police commandment in a statement said the airstrike was carried out by the US forces with unmanned aerial vehicles on Sunday.
The statement further added that two ISIS members were killed in the airstrike carried out in Achin district.
According to the provincial government, a key member of the terror group identified as Qari Zahid was among those killed.
This comes as operations are underway for the elimination of the ISIS and insurgent of the other groups in Nangarhar province.
At least four people including two Pakistanis have been arrested on charges of supplying weapons and ammunition to the anti-government armed militant groups in this province on Saturday.
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