Afghan Authorities Say Drone Strike Destroys IS Radio


Islamic State radio has been taken off the air by a U.S. drone strike, Afghan authorities say.

Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar’s police spokesperson, Hazrat Hussain Mashreqiwal, told VOA the drone strike took place in the Mamand mountainous area. He said there were no reports of casualties resulting from the strike.
The Afghan Defense Ministry also confirmed to a number of media outlets that the “Voice of Caliphate” radio has been silenced.