At least 31 militants of Al-Qaeda were killed in airstrikes conducted in southeastern Ghazni province of Afghanistan.
According to the Ministry of Defense of Afghanistan, the airstrikes were carried out in the vicinity of Geru district of Ghazni, leaving at least 31Al-Qaeda militants dead.
Another 9 suicide bombers were also among those killed in the airstrikes the Ministry sources added.
The airstrikes targeted a compound of Al-Qaeda terrorist network in the Indian subcontinent which was led by Qari Arif. The Ministry further added that the militants were targeted while they were attempting to transfer militants from the compound.
Several vehicles belonging to the group were also destroyed in the airstrikes.