At least 49 militants were killed or wounded in various operations of the Afghan and coalition forces in south-eastern Ghazni province of Afghanistan.

The Special Operations Corps of the Afghan Military said Wednesday that 6 militants were killed and 7 others were wounded during an operation of the Afghan Special Forces in Kamal Khan area of Andar district.

According to a statement released by Special Operations Corps, at least 7 militants were killed and 5 more wounded in a separate clearance operation conducted in Jamjan Mank area of Moqor district.

The statement further added that the coalition forces also carried out airstrikes in Andar district and Kalach and Zewach areas located in the outskirts of Ghazni city, leaving at least 16 militants dead and 8 others wounded.

The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations and loss of their fighters so far.


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