Mon, Jun

IEDs diffused and armed Taliban killed


anp-helmandAfghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint operations with Afghan National Army and NDS to clean some of the areas from terrorists and enemies of peace and stability of Afghanistan.

The operations were conducted in Kandahar, Uruzgan, Maidan Wardak, Ghazni, Farah and Helmand provinces, as a result 14 armed Taliban members were killed, one wounded and 18 others were arrested by Afghan National Security Forces.

Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition.
During the same 24 hour period, Afghan National Police discovered and defused 10 different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Kunar, Nangarhar, Faryab, Uruzgan and Herat provinces.

Source: MoI