Taliban MilitantsAt least 13 Taliban militants were killed and 2 others were injured during military operations by Afghan national security forces in various provinces of Afghanistan.

The Interior Ministry of Afghanistan following a statement, said the militants were killed or injured during coordinated military operations conducted by Afghan national police, Afghan national army and Afghan intelligence – National Directorate of Security (NDS).

The statement further added that the operations were conducted in Laghman, Kapisa, Zabul, Logar, Ghazni and Paktiya provinces of Afghanistan in past 24 hours.

Interior Ministry confirmed that 13 Taliban militnts were killed, 2 were injured and 4 others were arrested during the military operations.

Afghan national security forces also discovered and seized weapons, ammunition and explosives during the operations, Interior Ministry added in its statement.

In separate operations, Afghan national police forces discovered and seized 6 improvised explosive device (IED) from Kunar, Uruzgan and Khost provinces of Aghanitan.

The Taliban militants group has not commented regarding the reports so far.

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  • Ahmad Shah Ghani Zada is the former Senior Editor of Khaama Press Agency who managed and overlooked the English edition. He is occasionally contributing stories to the agency.