Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan operationsAt least 6 Taliban militants were killed and 14 others were injured following military operation by Afghan national security forces.

The interior ministry of Afghanistan following a statement said Wednesday that the operations were conducted in Zabul, Kandahar, Kunduz, Baghlan, Kapisa, Uruzgan, Maidan wardak, Logar, Ghazni, Khost, Paktia, Herat and Farah provinces of Afghanistan.

The statement further added that Afghan national police, Afghan national army and Afghan intelligence – National Directorate of Security (NDS) operatives jointly conducted the operations.

Interior ministry confirmed that 6 Taliban militants were killed and 14 others were injured during the military operaitons.

Afghan national security forces also discovered and seized weapons, ammunition and explosives belonging to the Taliban militants, during the military operations, interior ministry added in its statement.

In a separate operation, Afghan national police forces discovered and seized an improvised explosive device from Chora district of southern Uruzgan province.

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