Kabul [Afghanistan], Jan 19 (ANI): Over 1,600 Islamic State (IS) militants have been killed in Afghanistan in 2017, according to Resolute Support Mission's (RS) Public Affairs Director Captain Tom Gresback.
Gresback called on Taliban to sit on the table with the Afghan Government and do peaceful negotiations to avoid further bloodshed in the country.
"Our message to the Taliban is reconciliation. We will continue to pursue them unabated through the winter months. There will be no breaks during the winter months, it will be a long winter for the Taliban", Gresback said.