Indian photojournalist Danish Siddiqui killed in Afghanistan

Danish Siddiqui, a Reuters photojournalist, was killed during clashes that ensued in Afghanistan’s Spin Boldak district in Kandahar, TOLO News reported on Friday.

The Pulitzer Prize-winning Indian journalist was covering the situation in Kandahar amid the country’s internal security situation over the last few days. Afghan forces clashed with Taliban militants in Spin Boldak following an operation launched to reclaim an important border crossing with Pakistan on Friday.

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