Jan 12, 2019, 4:24 PM
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ISIS terror attacks plotter killed in eastern Afghanistan

Kabul, Jan 12, IRNA - The plotter of the ISIS (Daesh) attacks was killed in eastern Afghanistan, Nangarhar Province, media center announced in a statement Saturday.

Khateb Amir was of the prominent commanders of Daesh who was killed in an airstrike conducted by foreign forces, the statement reads.

Confirming the Daesh plotter's killing, spokesman for Afghanistan Defense Ministry claimed that killing Khateb Amir will result in reducing Daesh terrorist attacks in Nangarhar.

This is while; Nangarhar official earlier announced that seven members of Daesh were killed in this province.

Nangarhar has been known as Daesh center for four years.

Many terror attacks have been organized and managed in this province.

Head of Afghanistan national security announced that an arms depot belonging to Daesh was dismantled in Marja, Helmand, southern Afghanistan.

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