A US airstrike highly targeted a Taliban collecting in south-eastern Ghazni province destroying or wounding numerous militants.
The Provincial Governor’s Office claimed in a statement that the US forces executed the airstrike at around 2 pm local time.
The statement furthermore added that the airstrike highly targeted a Taliban gathering in Robat area of Deh Yak district.
Moreover, the Provincial Government claimed the airstrike killed off 7 Taliban militants and injured 5 others.
But, the military sources claimed Friday that the airstrikes killed off 13 Taliban militants.
In the meantime, the Governor’s Office claimed a clash broke out between security forces and Taliban militants on Highway which left 4 militants dead and 5 others wounded.
An individual clash also broke out between the security forces and Taliban militants in Atak area of Aab Band district on Wednesday night. The clash left 6 militants dead while a motorcycle was destroyed.
The Taliban group has not commented regarding the airstrikes until now.