77 Armed Militants Killed and Wounded in Joint Clearance Operations in 16 Provinces

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Defense and Security launched 23 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 Nangarhar, Kapisa, Laghman, Parwan, Logar, Ghazni, Kandahar, Oruzgan, Helmand, Nimroz, Herat, Sar-e-Pul, Faryab, Badakhshan, Baghlan and Kunduz provinces, as a result 45 armed militants were killed and 32 others were wounded.

Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds of ammunition.