Thu, Oct

In Afghan National Security Forces Operations, 19 Armed Taliban Killed


moi-dIn 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, Takhar, Kunduz, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul, Jowzjan, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Maidan Wardak, Ghazni, Paktika, Farah and Helmand provinces, as a result 19 armed Taliban members were killed, one was wounded and seven 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 three different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Nangarhar and Badghis provinces.