Wed, Sep

Afghan Forces' Massive Operations Leave over 34 Militants Killed



In 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 Laghman, Takhar, Kunduz, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul, Jowzjan, Kandahar, Zabul, Oruzgan, Maidan Wardak, Logar, Ghazni, Khost, Paktika and Helmand provinces, as a result 34 armed insurgents were killed and 16 others were wounded.  Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.  The Ministry of Interior Affairs appreciates the Afghan National Security Forces operations to eliminate the terrorists’ sanctuaries and is a good step toward improving the security and stability.  Afghan National Police encourages all citizens to report suspicious activities and criminal acts to contact by dialing 119.