Release Number 286 Aug 8, 2018


10 people freed from Taliban’s custody in Helmand

Kabul-Afghanistan: based on an intelligence tip, Afghan National Army Special Forces conducted a clearing operation on a Taliban prison in Musa Qala district of Helmand.

10 people including 4 Afghan National Police personnel and 6 civilians were released from Taliban prison and shifted to Afghan National Army base .100 kg opium seized as well.

Afghan National Army as the nation’s defense forces, are ready to give sacrifice to bring lasting peace and security to the people and are determined to eradicate terror groups in Afghanistan.