Kabul: About 30 Taliban militants had been killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan’s Takhar province, an area supply stated on Wednesday.
Within the strike that was performed late on Tuesday appearing on an intelligence enter, about 30 militants had been killed and a few 30 injured, Xinhua quoted an Afghan military official as saying.
Armed with small firearms and rocket-propelled grenades, the focused militants tried to launch a large assault on the district centre, he stated.
Three hijacked army automobiles had been additionally destroyed within the strike, the official added, with out mentioning whether or not the strike was performed by Afghan Air Drive or NATO-led coalition forces.
The Taliban has not made any feedback but.
Early on Wednesday, the anniversary of the 9/11 assault within the US, a robust explosion occurred close to the US embassy in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul. No casualties have been reported to this point in that incident.