Four militants killed
10 October, 2012
JALALABAD: Four militants were killed during a joint operation by Afghan and ISAF personnel in the eastern province of Nangarhar, officials said on Tuesday.
The insurgents were killed as a result of a ground and air operation at 2am in the Anbarkhana area of Batikot district, the town's administrative head, Mirza Hamidullah, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the governor's spokesman, confirmed the ground operation but was unaware of an airstrike.