4 militants killed in E. Afghanistan

Source:Xinhua Published: 2014-8-22 16:26:02

Security forces during operations against Taliban militants in the eastern Laghman province Friday killed four armed oppositions, a statement of provincial administration sent to media outlets said.

"Security personnel laid ambush and killed four armed insurgents in Kotator area outside provincial capital Mehterlam city early Friday morning and their bodies have been kept in a local hospital," the statement said.

Another militant who received injuries during the operations was arrested, the statement added.

Taliban militants have yet to make comment.

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