Tue, Sep

43 Armed insurgents were killed


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, 43 armed insurgents including one Taliban’s local commander and 14 ISIL members were killed and 28 others were wounded.

Improving military prowess 2This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Kunar, Zabul, Kandahar, Neemroz, Faryab, Kunduz and Helmand provinces. As a result of this operation in Kunduz city 18 militants were killed including Taliban’s local commander (Ghulam Safa) and 15 others were wounded, in Dehbala district of Nangarhar 14 ISIL members were killed 7 of them were Pakistani Nationals . Similarly , as a result of this operation in Ghormach district of Faryab province 6 Taliban’s militants were killed 5 were wounded , in Highway No 606 of Neemroz 5 Taliban’s militants were killed 8 were wounded and Some weapons and ammunition confiscated  . 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 terror groups.