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Afghan Forces Declare Eastern District Free of IS

Authorities in Afghanistan have declared a far eastern border district free of Islamic State militants, saying security forces killed nearly 300 IS militants during a month-long offensive. Provincial governor Salim Khan Kundozi made the announcement Monday during a visit to the Kot district in Nangarhar province, which borders Pakistan. Top military commanders accompanied him. Afghan security forces are now moving into neighboring districts "to flush out Daesh terrorists...

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