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18 Dead in Taliban Daesh Infighting in Nangarhar

18 Dead in Taliban, Daesh Infighting in Nangarhar

JALALABAD – The Afghan National Army (ANA) in the East has confirmed that the death toll from infighting among Taliban and Daesh militants in Nangarhar province has climbed to 18 on Tuesday.
The 201st Silab Corps said at least 12 Taliban and 6 Daesh militants were killed during the infighting which erupted on Monday.
“The clash broke out in Haidar Keli, Asman Kala, Ibrahim Khel, and Wadi Sar areas of Khogyani district on Monday,” the statement added.
It had earlier said that eight militants of the Red Unit of Taliban and four Daesh militants were killed during the clash.
Taliban have not confirmed the incident, so far.
(Sahar News)

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