The Afghan Special Forces carried out an operation in south-eastern Paktika province of Afghanistan killing at least 15 Taliban militants.

“An Afghan special forces raid in Bermal district resulted in 15 Taliban fighters killed and large amount of weapons and explosives destroyed,” the informed military sources said Sunday.

In the meantime, the security forces carried out an airstrike in south-eastern Ghazni province killing at least four Taliban militants.

“A strike in Andar district of Ghazni killed 4 Taliban fighters and destroyed 1 vehicle,” the sources added.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations so far.