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, 18 armed insurgents were killed 16 were wounded including 1 local commander and 3 others were arrested.
MOD press offices said, this joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Nooristan, Ghazni, Paktika, Urozgan , Zabul , Faryab , Kunduz and Helmand provinces. As a result of these operation, in Qaisar district of Faryab province 5 armed insurgents were killed and 7 others were wounded , in Buzkandahari and hazrat sultan districts of Kunduz city 3 armed insurgents were killed and 3 were wounded , in Batikoot district of Nangarhar province 3 armed insurgents were killed and 2 others were arrested .
Similarly, in Arghandab district of Zabul province, Maiwand and Shahwalikoot districts of Kandahar, Khas district of Urozgan, Garmser and Gereshk district of Helmand 7 Talban’s militants were killed 6 were wounded and one other was arrested with a Car loaded of ammunitions.
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 terror groups.