In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clear some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.
The operations were conducted in Baghlan, Takhar, Kunduz, Faryab, Sar-e-Pul, Kandahar, Oruzgan, Paktiya, Zabul and Helmand provinces, as a result 41 armed insurgents were killed and 16 others were wounded.
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 Balkh and Kandahar provinces.
Afghan National Police encourages all citizens to report suspicious activities and criminal acts to contact by dialing 119.