US airstrikes on Taliban strongholds in Afghanistan
KABUL: US warplanes have carried out air strikes on Taliban strongholds in Afghanistan.
According to Afghan media, US warplanes carried out air strikes on Taliban strongholds in various parts of Afghanistan, but no casualties were reported in the attack, while the United States also declined to release details of the airstrikes.
Pentagon spokesman John Kirby declined to comment on the airstrikes, saying there had been airstrikes on Taliban strongholds in the past few days in support of Afghan security forces. No, but the United States will continue to do so.
Meanwhile, the Afghan Ministry of Defense said that 17 Taliban militants were killed in an air strike by Afghan forces on Friday, while 10 Taliban militants were killed in an operation carried out a day earlier.