Tue, Oct

18 Armed Taliban Killed in Fresh Afghan National Security Forces Joint Operations


cru1In 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, Nangarhar, Laghman, Parwan, Samangan, Jowzjan, Zabul, Maidan Wardak, Logar, Herat and Helmand provinces, as a result 18 armed Taliban members were killed, 13 wounded and three 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 Laghman and Zabul provinces.