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PublishDate: Monday, December 28, 202010:32

Afghan air airstrikes in Helmand Kill 11 Al-Qaeda members

At least 11 Al-Qaeda members and two Taliban senior members killed during Afghan air forces airstrikes in Helmand province, the Ministry of Defense said.

Afghan voice agency (AVA)_According to the ministry, these strikes were conducted in the Nawa district.

These Al-Qaeda fighters used to train the Taliban to make bombs in Helmand, the ministry said.

“Massoud Ahmad who was the facilitator for #Al-Qaeda_fighters in Helmand is among those killed by the airstrikes,” the ministry claimed.

Taliban did not comment yet.

This comes after the ministry claimed on Saturday at least four Al-Qaeda and 15 Taliban fighters were killed in Afghan         #air_force_strikes in the Nawa district of #Helmand_province.

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