Sun, Sep

Armed Insurgents Suffer Heavy Casualties in Afghan Forces Joint Operations


cru1In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clear some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Kabul, Kunar, Baghlan, Kunduz, Faryab, Badakhshan, Sar-e-Pul, Kandahar, Zabul, Uruzgan, Ghazni, Paktiya, Herat, Badghis and Helmand provinces, as a result 80 armed insurgents were killed, 86 wounded and 15 others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.

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 seven different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Kabul, Nangarhar and Khost provinces.

Afghan National Police encourages all citizens to report suspicious activities and criminal acts to contact by dialing 119.