The Afghan Special Forces killed or detained at least 16 Taliban militants during separate operations in Uruzgan province.
The military officials said Wednesday that the Special Force killed 6 Taliban militants during a patrol in Tarin Kot district of Uruzgan.
The officials further added that the Special Forces also arrested 3 Taliban militants during the same operation.
Furthermore, the Specials Forces arrested 7 Taliban militants during a separate raid in Tarin Kot district.
The officials also added that the Special Forces destroyed a large cache of weapons during the same raid.