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Trained on other side of Durand Line, 21 terrorists held in Kandahar

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At least 21 terrorists operating in four different groups were arrested by the operatives of the Afghan intelligence in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan.

bombersThe Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), said the militants belonged to Quetta Council, a term normally referenced to the Taliban group and Haqqani Network leadership based in Pakistan.
A statement by NDS said the militants were involved in plotting and coordinating suicide attacks, coordinated terrorist attacks, assassination of tribal and influential elders, and attack on convoys in southern Kandahar province.
The statement further added that the detained terrorists have confessed they received the necessary terrrist trainings on the other side of Durand Line.