Tue, Sep

23 Armed insurgents were killed and wounded


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, 17 insurgents killed 3 were wounded and 8 others arrested.

Sangin operation 3This 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 ,Neemroz , Faryab , Sarepul , Kunduz , Takhar , Badakhshan , Balkh and Helmand provinces.
During these operations, in Zanhan and Andar districts of Ghazni province 4 Taliban militants were killed and 4 were wounded , in Barakibarak district of Logar province 4 insurgents were killed  , in Qarghaye district of Laghman province 3 insurgents killed , in  Tagab district of Kapisa province 3 Taliban militants were killed and 2 others were wounded .
Similarly, as a result of this operation in Daichopan and Shahjoi districts of Zabul province 2 insurgents including one suicide Bomber killed, in Zerok district of Paktika 1 insurgent was killed, in Batikot and chaparhar districts of Nangarhar province 8 insurgents were arrested with their weapon and ammunition and in Nahrsaraj district of Helmand, Adversary’s Hideout and drug factory destroyed.  
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.