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US Drone Strike Reportedly Killed 4 Key IS Commanders | VOA News
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US Drone Strike Reportedly Killed 4 Key IS Commanders | VOA News

A suspected U.S. drone strike has reportedly killed four key Islamic State commanders in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial security official in Nangarhar said.

The drone strike late Tuesday — which has not been immediately confirmed by the Pentagon — targeted a gathering of IS militants in eastern Kunar province, killing 11 fighters, including four commanders.

“The drone strike targeted IS militants in the Gambir region,” provincial police chief, Juma Gul Hemmat told VOA’s Afghan service. “Four IS commanders along with seven of their fighters were killed in the strike.”

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