The Afghan Special Forces killed four Taliban militants and destroyed a car bomb and several IEDs.

The informed military said Saturday that the Special Forces killed the militants and destroyed the IEDsin Kapisa and Wardak.

The sources further added that the Special Forces killed the 4 militants in Chak-e Wardak district of Wardak province.

Furthermore, the Special Forces detained 1 Taliban fighter and destroyed a building containing several IEDs.

Meanwhile, the Special Forces called in an airstrike after identifying a suspicious vehicle in Kapisa.

The military sources said the airstrike destroyed a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device.

The security situation in Kapisa and Wardak provinces has deteriorated during the recent months.

Taliban militants are active in some districts of the two provinces and often conduct terrorist related activities.

Meanwhile, the Afghan forces routinely conduct counter-terrorism operations against the anti-government armed groups in the two provinces.

The U.S. forces also conduct regular airstrikes in restive parts of the country to suppress Taliban and other anti-government militants.


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