Takhar’s Khowaja Ghar Cleared of Terrorists
Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) backed by Afghan Air Forces (AAF) planned and conducted a joint clearance operation to clear Khowaja Ghar district of Takhar. The operation went successful and ANDSF cleared this area with no loss and the Taliban were forced to leave the area.
Taliban militants suffered the heaviest casualty in the area and the operation came to an end after the district was cleared of terrorists and new outposts have been established in some parts of the district to provide better security.
19 Taliban terrorists were killed and 12 others injured after Afghan National Army Commandos conducted a clearance operation in the area and a huge amount of ammunition and weapons used by the militants destroyed as well.