A joint military operation in Afghanistan has resulted in the death of 21 terrorists from Pakistan and the Islamic State. The operation was carried out at the Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.
The advocating of a greater role for India in Afghanistan by the United States has been condemned by Pakistan.
Does Farooq Abdullah have a clue as to what happened in Afghanistan and Syria. Look at what the meddling by the United States of America has done in those countries, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said.
Abu Sayed, the head of the Islamic State in Afghanistan has been killed, the Pentagon said.
Intelligence Bureau officials have picked up chatter which indicated a few Keralites part of the Islamic State may have survived the Mother of All Bombs dropped at Afghanistan recently. It may be recalled that the MOAB was dropped on an ISIS camp at Nagarhar, Afghanistan on the instructions of US President Donald Trump.
Indian agencies have received confirmation about two more persons from Kerala being killed in Afghanistan and Syria. The two persons had left Kerala last year to join the Islamic State in Nangarhar, Afghanistan and Syria. The two have been identified as Yahiya alias Bestin and Abu Tahrir.
The family members of those from Kerala who joined the Islamic State in Afghanistan have no information about their well-being after the United States of America dropped the Mother of All Bombs or the MOAB on Thursday. The largest-most powerful non-nuclear bomb was dropped on an area where the IS operatives had set shop in tunnels and caves.
The United States on Thusday dropped the most powerful on non-nuclear bomb on reported IS hideouts in Afghanistan. Watch the video of how Donald Trump and the United states armed forces flexed their muscles with the ‘Mother Of All Bombs’.
The cave which was hit by the ‘mother of all bombs’ had an approximated 800 fighters of the Islamic State. However an official statistic from the US states that around 36 IS fighters were killed in the bombing at Nangarhar province in Afghanistan on Thursday.
On Thursday, the United States dropped the most powerful non-nuclear bomb on Afghanistan to target a cave used by Islamic State militants. The GBU-43 or the Massive Ordinance Air Blast also known as the Mother of all Bombs targetted an IS hideout in the Nangarhar province.