Mon, Oct

Over 60 Militants Killed During Counter-Terrorism Operations


ana-operation-in-zabul-3In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clear some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

 The operations were conducted in Nangarhar, Laghman, Kapisa, Takhar, Kunduz, Badakhshan, Kandahar, Zabul, Oruzgan, Khost, Paktiya, Farah, Badghis and Helmand provinces, as a result 68 armed insurgents were killed, nine wounded and one was arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.

 Also, during these operations, Afghan National Security Forces discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.

 The Ministry of Interior Affairs appreciates the Afghan National Security Forces operations to eliminate the terrorists’ sanctuaries and is a good step toward improving the security and stability.
 Afghan National Police encourages all citizens to report suspicious activities and criminal acts to contact by dialing 119.