Afghanistan: A local Taliban Commander was blown up by own explosives in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, the Afghan Military said on Monday.
The incident took place on Sunday in the vicinity of Ghani Khel district.
The Taliban commander, identified as Ahmadshah, was transporting an IED device in a vehicle when the explosion took place.
According to the Afghan Army, the Taliban commander and his comrades were looking to plant the IED device on Jalalabad-Torkham highway. The two other militants who were traveling with Commander Ahmadshah were wounded in the explosion.