75 Armed Militants Killed in Fresh Afghan National Security Forces Joint Clearance Operations in Five Provinces

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 Logar, Faryab, Herat, Khost and Nangarhar provinces, as a result 75 armed militants were killed, nine wounded and six 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.