The security forces conducted separate operations in Ghazni province and killed 15 Taliban militants.

The informed military sources said Saturday that the Special Forces of the Afghan military killed 4 Taliban fighters during an operation in Ghazni.

The sources further added that the Special Forces also detained 2 Taliban fighters and destroyed 2 landmines.

The Special Forces also destroyed 8 Improvised Explosive Devices during a separate operation in Deh Yak district of Ghazni, the sources added.

Meanwhile, the security forces conducted separate airstrieks in Ghazni, Giro and Andar district.

According to military officials, the airstrikes killed at least 11 Taliban militants in the three districts.

The Taliban militants have not commented regarding the operations so far.


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