Tue, Nov

Eight Militants Killed During Counter-Terrorism Operations



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 Kunar, Takhar, Faryab, Balkh, Paktiya and Helmand provinces, as a result eight armed insurgents were killed, one wounded and 10 others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces. 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. Afghan National Police encourages all citizens to report suspicious activities and criminal acts to contact by dialing 119.