Afghan National Security Forces launched a joint clearance operation in the Chaparhar district of eastern Nangarhar province to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.
The operation began Sunday it will continued for 10 days related to the implement of election security plan.
As a result of this operation, 30 Taliban were arrested with various amounts of light and heavy ammunitions by Afghan National Security Forces.
Also, during this operation, Afghan National Security Forces discovered and defused five different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities.
This operation was conducted independently by Afghan National Security Forces.
The Ministry of Interior Affairs appreciates the Afghan National Security Forces’ independent operation to eliminate the terrorists’ sanctuaries. This is a positive step forward in improving the security and stability in eastern Nangarhar province.