Another top ISIS leader Qari Munib also killed in Nangarhar: MoD

By Khaama Press

abat3Another top leader of the loyalists of Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group Qari Munib was also killed along with the senior ISIS commander Shahid Omar in Nangarhar province.

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said Thursday that Qari Munib was among the 12 militants killed in Achin district.

MoD in a statement said the militants were killed in a series of airstrikes conducted in Achin and the two senior ISIS leaders were among those killed.

The statement further added that around 20 ISIS militants were killed overall in the past three days.

According to the defense ministry, the remaining 8 ISIS militants were killed in Deh Bala district of Nangarahr and at least 6 others were wounded in the two districts.

The loyalists of the terror group have not commented regarding the reports so far.

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SOURCE: News Now/ Khaama Press

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