US intelligence report demonstrates that Daesh threats in Afghanistan will get lethal, particularly in the eastern Kunar area.
As indicated by US insight report, the number of Daesh’s Khorasan branch has come to more than 5,000 warriors in Afghanistan.
“Recently unclassified intelligence recommends IS-Khorasan, as the group is known, is becoming both in numbers and aspiration, presently” gloating upwards of 5,000 fighters — about fivefold the number of as assessments from a year ago — while turning its concentration to greater and more spectacular attack,” uncovers the US intel report.
In light of the US insight report, Daesh’s Khorasan branch is dynamic in Kabul, Nangarhar, Kunar territories and a few regions in the north of Afghanistan.
“We know about it, in all regions even in Nimroz area. Their exercises have expanded and numerous Daesh families were moved to Nimroz, however the Afghan intelligence is rather weak in this regard,” said Mohammad Ibrahim Alokozai, a presidential applicant.
The leader of the National Directorate of Security Masoom Stanekzai portrayed Daesh a risk which is holding the entire world.
“The issue of Daesh is certainly not a little issue in the dimension of Afghanistan. Individuals are being hired from Central Asia to Afghanistan and different regions,” said the NDS Chief.
A week ago, the United Nations Security Council reported that it had incorporated Daesh’s Khorasan branch on its sanctions list.