Afghan army soldiersAt least ten Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were martyred in the latest wave of violence across the country in the past 24 hours.

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) said the soldiers were martyred following roadside bomb explosion and militants attack.

The exact locations where the soldiers lost their lives, were not disclosed but MoD confirmed that incidents took place in the past 24 hours.

In the meantime, MoD following a statement said at least 30 militants were killed following military operations in 3 different provinces.

The statement further added that 14 militants were injured and 15 others were detained during the operations led by Afghan armed forces.

Afghan army soldiers also confiscated various types of weapons, ammunition and explosives, including improvised explosive devices (IEDs) during the operations, MoD said.

The anti-government armed militant groups have not commented regarding the reports so far.

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