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Afghan Militant With Suspected IS Ties Killed in Drone Attack

A drone-fired missile killed an influential Afghan militant in southern Helmand province Monday, local officials said. Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Mullah Abdul Rauf was killed, along with five others, while traveling in a car in Eland province, the police chief said. He did not provide additional information. Afghanistan's main intelligence agency said in a statement Rauf was in charge of Islamic State militants in the violence-plagued province in southwestern Afghanistan and he...

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