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 , 53 armed insurgents, 81 were wounded and three were arested.
These operations were conducted in a number of the districts of Kunar, Laghman, Paktika, Kandahar, Zabul, Urozgan, Ghazni, Maidan Wardak, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Ghazni, Herat , Ghor, Sar-e Pul, Jowzjan, Baghlan, Kunduz, Takhar and Helmand provinces.
In these joint operations of defense and security forces which were supported by heavy artillery and Air forces, 15 militants were killed and 23 wounded in the vicinities of Sozma Qala district of Sar-e-Pul province. 18 armed militants were killed in Dehrarod district of Helmand as well as 36 other wounded and two Saracha vehicles and 20 motorbikes were captured by ANDSF. In Shajoi and Mizan districts of Zabul province 5 insurgents killed and 7 other were wounded.
As a result of the joint clearance operations of the Afghan security and defense forces in central Baghlan district of Baghlan province 6 armed militants i killed, 8 others wounde and in the vicinities of Khashrod District of Nimroz province, 3 armed militant was gunned down. In Marijah district of Helmand province one Taliban fighter killed and 3 other wounded.
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.