Wed, Sep

Joint Clearance Operations conducted in southern provinces



In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Kandahar, Uruzgan, Ghazni, Paktika and Paktiya provinces, as a result 24 armed Taliban members were killed and 16 others were wounded.
Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.
During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused three different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Ghazni and Farah provinces.