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7 Daesh rebels killed in Nangarhar airstrikes

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Mar 16, 2018 - 15:22
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least seven Daesh or Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed during airstrikes in Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said Friday.
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4 Islamic State militants arrested in Jawzjan

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Mar 12, 2018 - 12:50
SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Four members of the Islamic State (IS) outfit, also known as Daesh, were detained in the capital of northwestern Jawzjan province on Monday morning, an official said. Abdul Samad, deputy garrison commander, told Pajhwok Afghan...
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Daesh defeated at leadership level in Nangarhar: Mangal

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Feb 27, 2018 - 20:08
JALALABAD (Pajhwok) The governor of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday claimed the Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS) group has been defeated at leadership level in the province. Two days back, NATO commander General John Nicholson said Daesh...
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War on IS leaves above 1000 homes ruined in Kot

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Feb 22, 2018 - 19:59
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Above 1000 civilian houses have been destroyed as a result of clashes between Afghan forces and Daesh militants in Kot district of eastern Nangarhar province, with the homeless spending this harsh winter in tents. The war...
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8-member Daesh group busted in Kabul

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Feb 10, 2018 - 19:54
KABUL (Pajhwok): The spy service) has claimed arresting eight Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS) insurgents in capital Kabul. The National Directorate of Security (NDS in a statement alleged the detainees had been planning to recruit and carry...
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Commanders among 17 Daesh, Taliban insurgents killed

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Feb 08, 2018 - 13:14
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 17 Taliban and Daesh militants, including two notorious commanders, have been killed in clearing operations in eastern Nangarhar and Laghman provinces, an official said on Thursday. Lt. Col. Sherin Agha Faqiri,...
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“Daesh has active centers in 4 districts of Zabul”

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Feb 04, 2018 - 15:42
QALAT (Pajhwok): Daesh or so called Islamic State (IS) has active centers in four districts of southern Zabul province from where the group’s fighters are sent to other parts of Afghanistan, the provincial council head said on Sunday. However, Zabul...
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IS hideout linked to military school attack discovered

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Jan 30, 2018 - 17:23
KABUL (Pajhwok): Intelligence operatives detected and seized “a center of Daesh (Islamic State)” with link to the bloody attack on the Afghan National Army’s 111th military corps unit in Kabul, an official claimed on Tuesday. A source in the...
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Daesh fighters killed in Nuristan, Kunar airstrikes

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Jan 15, 2018 - 17:20
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least three Daesh -- or so-called Islamic State (IS) -- rebels have been killed in during an airstrike in eastern Nuristan province, an official said on Monday. Mohammad Saeed Momand, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok...
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3 killed or wounded as Daesh clash with Taliban in Jawzjan

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Jan 14, 2018 - 20:56
SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Three Daesh militants suffered casualties during a clash with Taliban rivals in Darzab district of northern Jawzjan province, officials said Sunday.
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17 Daesh insurgents killed in Nangarhar

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Jan 14, 2018 - 15:43
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 17 Daesh or so called Islamic State (IS) insurgents have been killed during operations in two districts of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said Sunday. A statement from the governor’s house received by Pajhwok...
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8 Daesh, 7 Taliban join peace process in Nangarhar

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Jan 10, 2018 - 16:17
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Fifteen insurgents, more than half of them Daesh affiliates, have joined the peace process in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday/ The former fighters included eight Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS)...
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Daesh night letters threaten Qarabagh residents

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Jan 09, 2018 - 19:32
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS) group has circulated night letters in Qarabagh district of southern Ghazni province, threatening residents with death if they provided support to Taliban rivals. The Qarabagh town chief,...
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15 Daesh, 3 security men killed in Kunar clash

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Jan 07, 2018 - 18:48
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Fifteen Daesh or so-called Islamic state (IS) militants and three security personnel were killed during a clash in eastern Kunar province on Sunday, an official said.
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Haska Mena civilian casualties confirmed, probe urged

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Jan 02, 2018 - 20:15
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Residents of Haska Mena district in eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday demanded the government to investigate civilian casualties in Monday’s operation of security forces against Daesh rebels. According to local officials, as...
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10 civilians, 26 Daesh militants killed in Jawzjan airstrikes

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Jan 02, 2018 - 16:29
SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Dozens of Daesh rebels and 10 civilians have been killed in airstrikes in the Darzab district on northern Faryab province, police said on Tuesday. Faryab police chief Brig. Gen. Mohammad Jawzjani said the Islamic State fighters...
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Daesh abduct 12 imams in Darzab district

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Dec 28, 2017 - 18:39
SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Daesh or Islamic State (IS) militants abducted a dozen of prayer leaders in two days in Darzab district of northern Jawzjan province, local officials said on Thursday.
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Daesh commander among 5 killed in Nangarhar raids

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Dec 23, 2017 - 12:30
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Five Daesh -- Islamic State (IS) -- militants, including a commander, have been killed during air raids in eastern Nangarhar province, the military said on Saturday. A statement from the 201st Selab Military Corps said two IS...
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26 Daesh gunmen slain in ongoing Khogyani operation

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Dec 14, 2017 - 19:40
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Military officials on Thursday claimed killing at least 26 Daesh gunmen during four days of an ongoing joint forces operation in the Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province. Launched four days back, the Afghan National...
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24 Taliban, Daesh rebels killed in Nangarhar

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Dec 07, 2017 - 18:26
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Senior figures, including a shadowy district chief, were among 24 Taliban and Daesh militants killed during Afghan Special Forcces’ operations in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said Thursday. The governor’s spokesman,...
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