Taliban Commander Killed in Mine Explosion in Nangarhar

(Last Updated On: July 9, 2018)

A top Taliban commander was killed in a planted mine explosion in Khogyani district of Nangarhar province on Monday, local officials confirmed.

The spokesman of Nangarhar governor, Attaullah Khogyani declared that the mine was replaced in front of a shop in Nekar Khail area of the district that killed a Taliban commander known as Zarqawi.

Khogyani noted at least one civilian was also injured in the incident.

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