A series of airstrikes of killed 6 Taliban militants in southern Kandahar and Helmand provinces of Afghanistan, the military officials said Friday.

The officials further added an airstrike killed 4 Taliban militants and destroyed a small cache of weapons in Maiwand district of Kandahar.

A similar airstrike killed 2 Taliban militants in Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province, the officials said, adding that an airstrike in Rodat district of Nangarhar destroyed a small cache of weapons of ISIS Khurasan group.

Meanwhile, the Special Forces arrested 4 Taliban militants during a raid in Pashtun Zarghun district of Herat province.

The officials also added that the Special Forces destroyed a small cache of weapons of Taliban in Maiwand district of Kandahar province.


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