Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 23 October 2014

Suspected militants killed in Afghanistan

Afghan and Nato troops have killed 15 suspected militants during clashes in southern Afghanistan.

Authorities claim to have arrested a senior Taliban commander.

The joint forces fought with militants in Kandahar province as part of a week-long operation in the area.

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