Thu, Oct

In Several Joint Operations, 16 Armed Taliban Killed


anp-pickupsIn 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 Kunar, Laghman, Faryab, Kandahar, Zabul, Logar and Helmand provinces, as a result 16 armed Taliban members were killed, 23wounded and 13 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 five different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Sar-e-Pul and Herat provinces.