Pakistani Militant Leader Killed In US Drone Strikes In Afganistan

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| July 24 , 2016 , 21:16 IST
[caption id="attachment_209934" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Pakistani Militant Leader Killed, US Drone Strikes In Afganistan A Pakistani militant leader was reportedly killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday.[/caption] A Pakistani militant leader was reportedly killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan, officials said on Sunday. Mangal Bagh, who heads "Lashkar-e-Islam" group in Pakistan's Khyber region, was wanted for his involvement in attacks on security forces and tribal elders, Xinhua news agency reported. The government had also announced a bounty amounting to Pakistani Rupees 20 million ($190,800) for him. Bagh had fled to neighbouring Afghanistan and had been operating from there, according to security officials.