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Insurgents incur heavy losses

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Sangeen-operationLieutenant Colonel Mohammad Rassoul Zazai, spokesman for the Afghan National Army’s 215th Maiwand Corps, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the security forces defused more than 245 landmines during clearing operations in Sangin district, Helmand provincel.
It has also been reported that insurgent commanders killed 17 of their own fighters who could not face the professional Afghan security personnel and had retreated to safe havens.