Tue, Sep

51 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, 51 insurgents including Taliban’s local commander killed and 24 others wounded.

anp pickupsThis joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Kapisa, Zabul , Kandahar , Herat , Farah , Kundoz and Helmand provinces.
During these operations, in Nadali district of Helmand province , 20 insurgents killed and 4 others wounded , in Arghandab district of Zabul province , 13 insurgents killed , in Maiwand and Shahwalikoot districts of Kandahar province , 9 Taliban militants killed and 3 others wounded , in Balablok district of Farah province , 4 insurgents killed and 8 wounded.
Similarly, as a result of this operation in Pashton zarghon district of Herat province 3 Taliban militants killed and 2 wounded, in Emamsaheb district of Kundoz city, Taliban’s Local commander (Qari Mohammad amin) killed and 2 others wounded, in Khogyani and Ghanikhel districts of Nangarhar province, 1 insurgent killed and 2 others wounded, also, 3 insurgents wounded in Tagab district of Kapisa province.
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.