Seven Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan

Seven Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan`s Kunduz province when security forces raided a militant hideout.

Updated: Jun 13, 2013, 14:12 PM IST

Kabul: Seven Taliban militants were killed in Afghanistan`s Kunduz province on Thursday when security forces raided a militant hideout, a local official said.

The security forces including Police stormed a hideout of Taliban rebels in Dasht-e-Archi district early morning, leaving seven militants including Qari Mohammad Halim, a shadowy Governor of the district, dead, reported Xinhua citing the District Police Chief Hamid Agha.
There were no casualties on security forces, he added.
IANS