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ANSF Target Haqqani Network Militants in Paktika

ANSF Target Haqqani Network Militants in Paktika

SHARANA – The Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) carried out operations against Haqqani Network militants in south-eastern Paktika province, leaving at-least 13 dead, the Afghan National Army (ANA) said in a statement.
As per the statement, the ANDSF conducted airstrikes and ground operations against Haqqani Network militants in Okhi area of Nika district in Paktika.
“13 militants of the network were killed during the operations including one of their leaders who has been identified as Mullah Helmand,” the 203rd Thunder Corps statement added.
It is highlighted that the Afghan forces also confiscated two night-vision goggles, four rocket-launcher rockets, and eight Ak-47 rifles during the operation.
Taliban have not commented in this regard, so far.
(Sahar News)

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