23 Taliban killed operations in 13 provinces: MoD
KABUL: Ministry of Defense (MoD) claimed that as many as 23 Taliban insurgents were killed or injured in last 24 hours in operation conducted against the anti state elements.
As per the statement issued from the MoD, the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) initiated 17 planned operations, 22 special operations, 1 night raid, and 10 airstrikes in the past twenty four hours against the armed terrorists with the aim to eliminate them from the area.
MoD claimed that in the operation against the Taliban in which they suffered heavy losses in Ghor province and 10 taliban were killed and five others were injured. The forces also killed 4 insurgents in Jani Khel and three others killed and one injured in Nawa district of Helmand during operations.
However, the Taliban groups have not commented on the statement MoD in this regard.
The Afghan forces claimed that the operations against the anti state elements will be continue till the elimination of last terrorist from the country.