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NDS Arrests 13 Suspected IS Rebels in Kabul

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) has arrested 13 Daesh or so-called Islamic state (IS) militants in capital Kabul, the spy-network said in a statement. According to the NDS statement, a group of at least 13 IS suspects were detained during an operation in Kabul as they were busy plotting …

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Pakistan Launches Military Operation Against Islamic State in Tribal Areas  

Pakistan’s military has launched a large scale operation against the Islamic States in its volatile tribal areas, bordering Afghanistan, Reuters reported. Pakistani Military Spokesman, Lieutenant General Asif Ghafoor claimed that Islamic State (Daesh) was growing in strength inside Afghanistan, prompting Pakistan to launch an operation in Federally Administered Tribal Areas …

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Afghan Security Forces Reclaim ‘Tora Bora’

Afghan Commandos and Special Forces of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) have recaptured the “Tora Bora” a mountain hideout in Pachir Aw Agam district of Nangarhar province, the acting defense minister said on Saturday. Three days ago, the Islamic State terror network claimed its fighters captured Usama bin Laden’s Tora …

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