Battle for Achin Rages On as Government Reports Dozens of Militants Killed

February 19, 2016 03:32 PM

Afghan forces continued their offensive against Islamic State fighters in Nangarhar Province this week. A government spokesperson claims they have killed 45 militants over two days of fighting, and most of the schools that had been shut by the militants have re-opened. VOA's Zabiullah Ghazi has more. Bronwyn Benito narrates his report.