Kabul, - At least eleven Taliban militants were killed in an airstrike conducted in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan, KHAAMA Press reported.
The provincial government in a statement said at least two local leaders of the group were among those killed.
The statement further added that the airstrike was carried out in north of Garamser district in Umomi Bagh area.
The airstrike was carried out by the foreign forces targeting a gathering of the Taliban insurgents, the statement said, adding that the two leaders killed in the attack have been identified as Zaheen and Ghazni belonging to Kochian Mahaz brigade of the group. (QNA)
Source: Qatar News Agency