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PublishDate: Wednesday, May 15, 201311:58

Six Taliban rebels killed in Afghanistan

Earlier Wednesday, one Afghan policeman was killed and one cop and

At least six suspected pro-Taliban rebels were killed and five others detained in military operations by NATO-led forces in eastern Afghanistan, military officials said Wednesday.

"The Afghan National Security and Coalition Forces killed six insurgents and detained five suspected insurgents," the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said in a statement.

The forces also discovered weapons and "safely cleared five improvised explosive devices (IEDs) during the operations in eastern Afghanistan" in the last 24 hours, it said.

The operations were con

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