52 Insurgents Were Killed!


Kabul, Afghanistan: in the past 24 hours, Afghan National Defense and Security Forces launched 17 joint offensive & pre-planned clearance operations and Air Forces carried out 18 airstrikes on enemies’ positions, in order to remove security threats, eliminate the enemy’s strongholds and ensure better security, these operations were conducted in 12 provinces of the country, as a result, 52 Insurgents were killed, 5 were wounded and 10 suspects were detained.

Helmand- 28 insurgents were killed, 1 hideout was destroyed and 14 rounds of IEDs were discovered & defused in airstrikes & clearing operation in Marja and Nahar Saraj districts.

Nangarhar- 7 insurgents affiliated to Haqqani network were killed in airstrikes in Achin district.

Ghazni- 6 insurgents were killed, 2 were wounded and 2 motorbikes were destroyed in airstrikes & response attacks in Dehyak district and province capital.

Khost- 3 insurgents belong to Haqqani network were killed and 1 vehicle was destroyed in an airstrike in Teer-zahiya district.

Kandahar- 3 insurgents were killed in an airstrike in Maruf district.

Uruzgan- 2 insurgents were killed and 3 were wounded in response attacks in Khas- Uruzgan district.

Paktia- 2 insurgents were killed, 7 suspects were arrested, amount of weapons & munitions, 31 mobile (phone), 70 Identity cards, 20 kg hashish, 2 bags of military uniforms and 2 computer (laptops) were seized and 1 motorbike was destroyed in Joint Special Operation and an airstrike in Jaji district & province capital.

Kapisa- one insurgent was killed in an airstrike in Alasay district.

Herat- 3 suspects were detained in Commando Forces operation in Ghoryain district.