IS Seeks to Expand Safe Haven in Eastern Afghanistan

October 31, 2015 03:34 PM
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The so-called Islamic State has managed to create a safe haven for itself in Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan and is trying to expand its presence. Afghan security forces are trying to hold it back. VOA's Ayesha Tanzeem went to the province's Achin District, the hub of of IS activity, and has this report.