Thu, Sep

29 militants dead in security operations


Twenty-nine militants have been killed in separate security operations across the country over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) claimed on Friday.

The clearing operations were conducted in Ghazni, Ghor, Uruzgan, Helmand, Maidan Wardak, Khost, Nuristan and Baghlan provinces, a statement from MoI said.
At least 14 fighters were wounded during the offensives by the Afghan National Army and the National Directorate of Security personnel, it added. Weapons including explosive devices were seized.