Wed, Sep

47 Armed insurgents 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, 29 insurgents including 4 Taliban local commanders killed and 18 other wounded.

This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Kapisa , Paktika , Urozgan , Herat , Kundoz , Baghlan and Helmand provinces.
During these operations , in Trenkot district of Urozgan province 20 insurgents including 3 Taliban local commanders killed 10 wounded and some weapons and ammunitions seized , in Greshk and Sangeen districts of Helmand province 7 insurgents including Taliban local commander (Fazli agha) killed and 5 other wounded , in Barmal district of Paktika 2 Taliban militants killed and 3 other wounded.
Afghan National Army as nation’s defense force is ready to give sacrifice to ensure peace and security for people and has strong determination to eliminate terror groups.