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Afghan forces kill at least 18 Taliban militants in Faryab

Salaam Times

MAZAR-E-SHARIF -- Afghan forces killed at least 18 Taliban militants in air and ground operations in Qaisar District, Faryab Province, the 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan National Army said in a statement Tuesday (November 13).

The operations were conducted in Arklik village, said the statement, without providing details on the timing.

A local Taliban commander known as Mullah Khaal Mirza was killed, with at least 14 militants wounded, said the statement.

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