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Taliban military commander killed in Kabul 


  • In Afghanistan a Taliban military commander in Kabul was killed in Islamic State attack on a hospital in which 25 people were killed and more than 50 injured. 
  • Taliban Spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said that the name of the slain commander is Hamdullah Mokhlis,who was a member of the hardline Haqqani network and an officer in the Badri Corps special forces. 
  • Hamdullah Mokhlis is the most senior figure to have been killed since the Taliban seized the capital.