Jalalabad:  23 Daesh fighters were killed in recent conflicts in Nangarhar province, Afghan media reported on Thursday.

The clashes occurred in Kot district while a group of assailants attacked on a convoy of security forces.

A senior Afghan police commander in the east of the country told BNA, 10 Daesh fighters were killed in the clashes.

The Second clash started while security troops attacked on a Daesh hideout.

According to the border police commander, in the conflict, 13 Daesh affiliates lost their lives.

He said the security forces also discovered and seized several weapons of Daesh in the conflicts.