The US forces carried out a series of airstrikes on ISIS hideouts in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan, killing a number of militants.
According to the 201st Silab Corps of the Afghan Military in the East, the air sorties were carried out using unmanned aerial vehicles in the vicinity of Suki district.
Preliminary reports indicate that more than ten of the terror groups’ fighters were killed during the airstrikes.
Corresponding reports from local residents indicate militant group suffered a huge blow after several of its hideouts were destroyed.
Humiliated anti-government armed militant groups including ISIS Khurasan loyalists have not commented regarding the report.
Kunar is among the relatively volatile province in East of Afghanistan where the anti-government armed militant and terrorist groups including Taliban, ISIS, and Al Qaeda operatives are actively operating in some of its districts and often carry out insurgency activities.