Taliban, ISIS-aligned Fighters Engage in Deadly Afghanistan Clashes

Groups fighting for control of country’s east, though many experts say Taliban best placed to take over country once US-led foreign forces leave

[Islamabad] At least 12 Taliban and six Islamic State fighters have been killed in bloody clashes that erupted in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, according to the Afghan military.

The rival militant groups aim to take control eastern Afghanistan, where Kabul has apparently lost government writ,...