22 Armed Taliban Killed in Uruzgan and Helmand Provinces

Last night, 16 armed Taliban were killed following a clearance military operation.

The operation was carried out jointly by Afghan National Defense and Security Forces in Trinkot City capital of Uruzgan province.

Weapons belonging to the armed militants were also seized during the operation.

In a separate report, six armed Taliban were killed following an armed attack last night, after a group of armed Taliban attacked an Afghan National Police check post.

The incident took place in Makhtar village, Lashkar Gah city capital of southern Helmand province.

One rocket launcher and five rockets seized as well.