Eight Islamic State terrorists detained in Nangarhar
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At least eight Daesh or so-called IS-K fighters have been arrested during a crackdown carried out by the Afghan security forces in eastern Nangarhar province, official said Wednesday.
The arrestment made during a clearance operation of the Afghan National Police (ANP) in Achin district of the province, Ministry of Interior said in a statement.
According to the statement, ANP recovered eight AK-47 rifles, nine hand grenades and some amount of ammunition during operation.
Source: Afghanistan Times