During the past 24 hour, Afghan National Defense and Security Forces conducted joined offensive operations in order to protect lives and properties of people also defeating the insurgents in different parts of the country that as a result, 24 armed insurgents including 8 ISIL members were killed and 13 others were wounded.
This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Nooristan, Uzurgan, Farah, Neemroz, Kunduz and Helmand provinces. As a result of this operation, in Gereshk, Nadali and Nawa districts of Helmand province 13 armed insurgents were killed and 7 others were wounded.
Similarly, in Dehbala district of Nangarhar province 8 ISIL members were killed, in Dawlatshah district of Laghman province 3 insurgents were killed and 6 others were wounded.
Afghan National Army as nation’s defense force are ready to give sacrifice to ensure peace and security for people and has strong determination to eliminate terrorist groups.