At least 43 Taliban insurgents were killed during an airstrike in southern Helmand province on Wednesday, the MoI said.
Afghan Air Force Targets Taliban Safe Havens in Helmand, Kill 43
At least 43 Taliban insurgents were killed in an Afghan air forces airstrike in southern Helmand province on Wednesday, Ministry of Interior (MoI) said in a statement.
The airstrike took place during the night in Marja district of the province, according to the statement.
“Key Taliban members are also among the dead," the MoI said adding that a number of weapons belonging to the insurgents were also destroyed.
However, the statement did not provide more details.
The Taliban have not yet commented on the airstrike.