The security forces killed 14 Taliban militants during the operations in Kunduz city and Dasht-e Archi district of Kunduz province.

The military officials said the security forces conduced an airstrike in Dasht-e Archi district which killed 12 Taliban militants.

The officials further added that the airstrikes also destroyed a small cache of weapons.

Furthermore, the officials said the Afghan Special Forces killed 2 Taliban militants during a patrol in Kunduz city.

The Taliban militants attacked Kunduz city in the early hours of Saturday morning which the security forces repulsed.

Meanwhile, Nasrat Rahimi, a spokesman for the Ministry of Interior said the security forces conducted clearance operations in every street of Kunduz city to ensure no militant is left.


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