In the last 24 hours, as a result of the joint clearance operations of the Afghan security and defense forces aimed to topple down the insurgents and protect the lives and property of people , 61 armed insurgents were killed and ten others wounded .
These operations were conducted in a number of the districts of Kunar Nangarhar, Laghman, Khost, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Zabul, Badghis Balkh, Jowzjan,Faryab, Kundoz ,Badakhshan, Sar-e-Pul , and Helmand provinces.
Also, due to these joint operations of defense and security forces which were supported by heavy artillery and Air forces, 30 insurgents were killed in Chamtal district of Balkh province. And 11 others were killed in the Sojhma District of Sar-e-Pul and seven were arested., 4 killed in Baghlan Markazi district of Baghlan province.
Also as a result of a separate joint Afghan Defense and Security forces operations in Deh rarod district of Uruzgan province, nine armed insurgents were killed and seven wounded and Four suspects were killed in Essa Khel area of Lagar province.
Afghan National Army as National Defense Forces for the protection of people‘s lives and properties and for defeating and eradicating terror groups, will fight the enemies vigorously and are ready to give scarifies for bringing lasting peace and stability to people.