In the last 24 hours, as a result of the joint clearance operations of the Afghan security and defense forces aimed to topple down the insurgents and protect the lives and property of people , 36 armed insurgents were killed, 25 wounded and five others were arrested.
These operations were conducted in a number of the districts of Nangarhar, Kabul, Uruzgan, Kandahar Badghis, Balkh, Jowzjan, Faryab, Kundoz , and Helmand provinces
Also, due to these joint operations of defense and security forces which were supported by heavy artillery and Air forces, twenty insurgents were killed in Anar Dara district of Farah, 14 wounded and in the vicinities of Khan Abad district of Kunduz 2 armed militants were killed and two others including Qari Saleem incharge of the military commission of Taliban for Khan Abad district were wounded and 5 members were arrested.
Also as a result of an ANA air raid near Shah Wali Kot District of Kandahar 3 members of militants were killed, 6 wounded and in Khas Uruzgan district of Uruzgan 3 insurgents were killed and one inured.
As a result of a joint clearance operation of ANA and air defence forces eight armed militants were killed near districts of Munjak district of Jowzjan, Qades, Badghis and Achin of Nangarhar eight insurgents including 2 Dahesh members were killed .
Afghan National Army as National Defense Forces for the protection of people‘s lives and properties and for defeating and eradicating terror groups, will fight the enemies vigorously and are ready to give scarifies for bringing lasting peace and stability to people.