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, 61 armed insurgents were killed 10 were wounded and 10 others arrested.
This joined operation of the Defense Security Forces was held by supporting of the artillery and air forces in Nangarhar, Kunar, Zabul, Kandahar, Nimroz, Faryab, Kunduz and Helmand provinces. During these operations in, Sangeen, Greshk ,Nahrsaraj districts of Helmand province 44 insurgents were killed and 6 others wounded, in Aband district of ghazni province 10 Taliban’s militants were killed.
Similarly , as a result of this operation in Batikot district of Nangarhar province 3 armed insurgents were killed and 7 others were arrested , in Meezan and Daichopan districts of Zabul province 4 insurgents were killed 4 others were wounded and some weapons and ammunition confiscated.
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.