During the past 24 hour, Afghan National Defense and Security Forces conducted joined offensive operations in order to protect lives and properties of people also defeating the insurgents in different parts of the country that as a result, 21 armed insurgents including 16 ISIL members were killed and 2 others were wounded.
This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Nooristan, Uzurgan, Farah, Neemroz, Faryab, Kunduz and Helmand provinces. As a result of this operation, in Achin district of Nangarhar province 16 ISIL members were killed.
Also, a group consist of 10 members dependent with Lashkar-e-Taiba terror group aimed to embed roadside bombs to target Defense and #security forces convoys in Asmar district of Kunar Province, in premature explosion of those Bombs 5 members of mentioned terror group were killed and 2 others injured.
Afghan National Army as nation’s defense force are ready to give sacrifice to ensure peace and security for people and has strong determination to eliminate terrorist groups.