Tue, Sep

58 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, 58 insurgents including 2 Taliban Local commanders and 10 ISIL members were killed and 23 others were wounded.

This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Kapisa , Logar , Paktia , Paktika , Ghazni , Kandahar , Urozgan , Zabul , Herat , Nimroz , Faryab , Sarepul , Kundoz , Takhar , Badakhshan , Balkh and Helmand provinces.
During these operations, in Qaisar and Ghormach districts of Faryab province 12 Talib Militants were killed 7 were wounded and 9 motorbikes were destroyed, in Charkh district of Logar province 20 Taliban militants were killed, in Dehbala district of Nangarhar province 10 ISIL members were killed, in Shendand district of Herat province 2 Taliban Local commanders (Mullah Ashraf Fedayee and Mullah Babur) were killed and 1 other was wounded.
Similarly, as a result of this operation in Zanhan and Andar districts of Ghazni province 4 Taliban militants killed and 8 were wounded, in Trenkot District of Urozgan province 3 insurgents were killed and 2 others wounded, in Zeerok district of Paktika province 2 insurgents were killed and 1 was wounded, in Poshtrod district of Farah province 5 insurgents were killed and 4 others 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 terror groups.