In the last 24 hours, as a result of the joint clearance operations of the Afghan security and defense forces aimed to topple down the insurgents and protect the lives and property of people , 9 armed insurgents were killed, 19 wounded and 3 arrested.
These operations were conducted in a number of the districts of Laghman, Paktia, Paktika, Maidan Wardak, Logar, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Badghis, Balkh, Jowzjan, Faryab, Kunduz, Badakhan, Baghlan, Sar-e-Pol and Helman provinces.
In these joint operations of defense and security forces which were supported by heavy artillery and Air forces, 5 insurgents were killed, 11 wounded near the Chak district in Maidan Wardak. And 2 others were killed 2 wounded in the center of Laghman province.
Also as a result of a separate joint Afghan Defense and Security forces operations, 4 armed insurgents were killed, six wounded and one was arrested in Zurmat district of Paktia , Azra district of Logar, center of Uruzgan District and Marja district of Helmand province.
Afghan National Army as National Defense Forces for the protection of people‘s lives and properties and for defeating and eradicating terror groups, will fight the enemies vigorously and are ready to give scarifies for bringing lasting peace and stability to people.