24 Jul '12, 6pm

ISAF kills IMU leader in Afghan north: Coalition and Afghan special operations forces have killed yet another se...

During a raid yesterday in the northern Afghan province of Kunduz, Coalition and Afghan special operations forces killed yet another senior leader for the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan who was involved in suicide operations. The raid took place in the province's Chahar Darah district, a known stronghold of the Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan and the Taliban. The International Security assistance Force identified the senior IMU leader as Khadim , or Qari Hamza. Khadim and his fighters attacked the special operations team as it conducted the raid, and was one of two "insurgents" who were killed. Yesterday, ISAF said that "numerous suspected insurgents" were also captured during the operation [see Threat Matrix report, ISAF targets another senior IMU leader in Afghan north ]. Khadim was an Afghan national, ISAF told The Long War Journal . In the press release announcing Khadi...

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