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 Samangan, Takhar, Faryab, Kapisa, Kandahar, Oruzgan, Maidan Wardak, Logar, Paktiya, Ghazni and Helmand provinces, as a result 63 armed insurgents were killed, 46 wounded and eight others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.
Taliban suffered the heaviest casualty in Greshk district of southern Helmand province.
Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.
The Ministry of Interior Affairs appreciates the Afghan National Security Forces operations to eliminate the terrorists’ sanctuaries and is a good step toward improving the security and stability.