Afghan troops kill an ISIS intel chief in Jalalabad

The Afghan intelligence service says it has killed a high-ranking official with the ISIS affiliate in an operation in eastern Afghanistan.

A statement released by the National Directorate of Security late on Saturday said Assadullah Orakzai was an intelligence leader for ISIS and special forces killed him near Jalalabad.

Orakzai was suspected of being involved in several deadly attacks against both military and civilian targets in Afghanistan.

Last week, a United...