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Wed, Nov

42 Armed Taliban Killed in Several Joint Clearance Operations

Afghanistan
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ready-for-opsIn past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Zabul, Kandahar, Nangarhar, Logar, Paktika, Khost, Kunduz, Balkh, Kapisa and Kunar provinces, as a result 42 armed Taliban members were killed, 32 wounded and four others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.

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

During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused 10 different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Nimroz, Farah, Zabul and Kandahar provinces.