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 , 16 armed insurgents were killed ,5 were wounded.
These operations were conducted in a number of the districts of Nangarhar, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Ghazni, Paktika, Jowzjan, Baghlan, Kunduz, Faryab and Helmand provinces.
In these joint operations of defense and security forces which were supported by heavy artillery and Air forces, 13 militants killed and 4 wounded in the vicinities of Chori district of Uruzgan province. Additionally 3 armed militants including one of their group leaders named Abdullah was killed in Takhar as well as tow terrorists were killed, one wounded in Jaghatu district of Ghazni province.
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.