Wed, Oct

22 Armed Taliban Killed



In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Nangarhar, Uruzgan, Khost, Zabul, Kandahar, Paktika, Kunar, Parwan, Helmand, Logar and Badakhshan provinces, as a result 22 armed Taliban members were killed, seven wounded and five others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused six different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Helmand, Farah, Maidan Wardak and Kandahar provinces.