Thu, Sep

35 Militants Killed in Security Operations in Nine Provinces


nangarhar-operationIn 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 Nangarhar, Samangan, Takhar, Kunduz, Faryab, Ghazni, Paktika, Paktiya and Helmand provinces, as a result 35 armed insurgents were killed and 15 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.