Wed, Sep

49 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, 49 insurgents including Taliban’s local commander killed 29 were wounded and 10 suspected persons were arrested.

This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar,Logar,Paktia,Ghazni,Kandahar,Uruzgan,Herat,Faryab,Kunduz,Takhar and Helmand provinces. During these operations in Qaisar and Ghormach districts of Faryab province 21 Taliban’s militants were killed 12 were wounded and 11 Motorbikes Belong to Taliban were destroyed, in Chora district of Urozgan province 14 insurgents were killed 3 were wounded and 5 suspected persons were arrested, in Charkh district of Logar province 4 insurgents equipped with Suicide vests were killed 5 were wounded 1 was arrested and 5 Motorbikes destroyed. Similarly , as a result of this operation in Balablok district of Farah province 7 insurgents were killed including Taliban’s local commander (Mullha Ismail) and 8 others were wounded , in Ahmakhel district of Paktia Moqr district of Ghazni and Chatmtal district of Balkh 3 insurgents were killed 1 was wounded and 4 suspected persons were arrested . 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.