The Afghan Special Forces killed eight Taliban militants during an operation in Uruzgan province.
The military officials said Monday that the militants were killed in Tarin Kot district.
The officials further added that the Special Forces also destroyed Improvised Explosive Devices and explosives components during the operation.
Furthermore, the security forces conducted an airstrike in Musa Qala district of Helmand and killed 6 Taliban fighters.
The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations.