The security forces conducted counter-terrorism operations in Nangarhar, Baghlan and Wardak provinces killing at least 19 militants.

The military officials said Monday that an airstrike killed a militant of ISIS Khurasan group in Pachir Wa Agam district of Nangarhar.

The officials further added that a similar airstrike killed 11 Taliban militants in Pul-e Khumri city of Baghlan province.

Furthermore, the officials said the Special Forces killed 7 Taliban militants during an operation in Sayyidabad district of Wardak.

The officials also added that the Special Forces destroyed a small cache of weapons as well.

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