U.S. air strike targets al Qaeda leaders in Afghanistan | Reuters

WASHINGTON The United States carried out an air strike targeting al Qaeda leaders in Afghanistan over the weekend, two U.S. officials said on Wednesday.The operation was carried out on Sunday and the results were still being assessed, the officials said, speaking on the condition of anonymity.

Reuters October 27, 2016 04:45:05 IST
U.S. air strike targets al Qaeda leaders in Afghanistan
| Reuters

US air strike targets al Qaeda leaders in Afghanistan
 Reuters

WASHINGTON The United States carried out an air strike targeting al Qaeda leaders in Afghanistan over the weekend, two U.S. officials said on Wednesday.The operation was carried out on Sunday and the results were still being assessed, the officials said, speaking on the condition of anonymity.

The officials did not disclose the identities of those targeted.

(Reporting by Idrees Ali; Editing by Chris Reese)

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