A local commander of the Taliban group was killed in an explosion triggered by an Improvised Explosive Device in eastern Kunar province of Afghanistan.
The Afghan Military in the East confirmed in a statement that Mawlavi Saeedullah was killed in an explosion in Manogi district on Friday.
The statement further added that the IED was planted was by militants affiliated with the ISIS Khurasan (ISIS-K) militants in Bist area.
The anti-government armed militant groups including Taliban have not commented regarding the incident so far.
Source: Khaama Press