Sun, Oct

19 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 Herat, Khost, Maidan Wardak, Helmand, Sar-e-Pul, Kunduz, Takhar, Faryab and Jowzjan provinces, as a result 19 armed Taliban members were killed and one was arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.

Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition and 1700 kilos of IEDs.

During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused two rockets and three different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Kabul and Faryab provinces.