The Afghan Special Forces killed 4 Taliban militants and arrested 9 others during the operations in Helmand and Wardak provinces.

The military officials said earlier today the Special Forces killed 3 Taliban militants and arrested 6 others in Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province.

The officials further added that the Special Forces killed another Taliban militant during a raid in Sayyidabad district of Wardak and arrested 3 others.

The Special Forces also destroyed a cache of weapons during the same raid, the officials added.

The Taliban group has not commented regarding the operations so far.