Rantburg

Today's Front Page   View All of Thu 07/09/2020 View Wed 07/08/2020 View Tue 07/07/2020 View Mon 07/06/2020 View Sun 07/05/2020 View Sat 07/04/2020 View Fri 07/03/2020
2019-04-21 Afghanistan
Thunder Corps confirm 45 militants have been killed, wounded in Army, Air Force operations
[KhaamaPress] The 203rd Thunder Corps of the Afghan Military has confirmed that 45 snuffies have been killed during the latest operations of the Afghan Army and Afghan Air Force in Maidan Wardak, Ghazni, and Khost province
... across the border from Miranshah, within commuting distance of Haqqani hangouts such as Datta Khel and probably within sight of Mordor. Khost is populated by six different tribes of Pashtuns, the largest probably being the Khostwal, from which it takes its name...
s.

According to a statement released by 203rd Thunder Corps, a senior Taliban
...the Pashtun equivalent of men...
leader identified as Mawlavi Habibullah was killed along with 4 other snuffies during an operation of the Afghan Special Forces which was conducted in Sadmara area of Nerkh district in Maidan Wardak province.

The statement further added that 16 snuffies were killed in an Arclight airstrike of the Afghan Air Force in Geru district of Ghazni, 10 others were killed and 2 more were maimed in a similar raid in Aab Band district while 4 others were killed and 5 more maimed in Noghi area located in the placid provincial capital of Ghazni.

The statement also added that 2 snuffies were killed during a clearance operation of Afghan army in Nadir Shah Kot district of Khost province.
Posted by trailing wife 2019-04-21 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [174 views ]  Top
 File under: Taliban 

#1 16 snuffies were killed in an Arclight airstrike of the Afghan Air Force

Considering the AFG wing of cropdusters, prob should change the reference to ArcLite.
Posted by Skidmark 2019-04-21 09:32||   2019-04-21 09:32|| Front Page Top

#2 The Tamil Tigers did well dropping ordnance by hand from cropdusters. Gotta respect the cropduster!
Posted by SteveS 2019-04-21 09:38||   2019-04-21 09:38|| Front Page Top

16:01 swksvolFF
16:01 Clem
15:55 g(r)omgoru
15:53 ed in texas
15:51 g(r)omgoru
15:48 rjschwarz
15:44 746
15:41 magpie
15:38 Lumpy Mussolini7603
15:37 ed in texas
15:37 magpie
15:35 magpie
15:33 ed in texas
15:31 ed in texas
15:30 M. Murcek
15:30 Deacon Blues
14:56 charger
14:55 charger
14:34 charger
14:27 charger
14:26 magpie
14:24 magpie
14:07 Iblis
14:03 NoMoreBS
Merry-Go-Blog










Paypal:
Google
Search WWW Search rantburg.com