At least six Taliban militants were killed and four others were detained in separate raids of the Special Forces in northern Kunduz and eastern Nangarhar provinces.

“Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Chahar Darah district of Kunduz killing 1 Taliban fighter and destroying a weapon and IED cache containing ammunition, RPG rounds, 30 pressure-plate IEDs, 200 kg of homemade explosives and 78 pounds of IED charges,” the informed military sources said Wednesday.

The sources further added that a similar operation was conducted in Sherzad district of Nangarhar province in which 5 Taliban fighters were killed and 4 others were detained.

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

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