Kabul: 37 Taliban militants were killed in an airstrike against a group of Taliban Wednesday, September 2 in the province of Faryab in Afghanistan. An army spokesperson gave this information.
The spokesman told Xinhua News Agency: “Acting on intelligence, fighter jets targeted a group of Taliban militants in Kaysar and Khwaja Sabzaposh on Wednesday morning, killing 37 militants, including notorious commander Mullah Sadiq. “
He said more than 12 militants were injured in the airstrike. The spokesman said Taliban fighters had gathered in the districts to blow up security checkpoints. The incident has yet to be confirmed by the Taliban.