43 Armed Militants Killed Latest Operations

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Defense and Security launched nine Counter-Terrorism joint operations to clear some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Kabul, Nangarhar, Kapisa, Khost, Ghazni, Kandahar, Zabul, Oruzgan, Helmand, Nimroz, Herat, Farah, Sar-e-Pul, Faryab, Badakhshan, Baghlan and Kunduz provinces, as a result 43 armed militants were killed, 40 wounded and 30 others were arrested by Afghan National Defense and Security Forces.
Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds of ammunition and 12 different types of IEDs.

The Ministry of Interior Affairs appreciates the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces operations to eliminate the terrorists’ sanctuaries and is a good step toward improving the security and stability.