Afghan official: Drone strike kills 12 Taliban in southeast province bordering Pakistan

November 15, 2015 9:30 AM

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KABUL, Afghanistan – An Afghan official says a drone strike killed 12 Taliban fighters in a volatile district bordering Pakistan.

Ahmad Zai Abdulzai, spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province, said Sunday the dead included three Afghans and nine foreigners, usually a reference to Pakistanis.

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