The security forces killed seven Taliban fighters during the operations in Wardak and Nangarhar provinces.

The military officials said Sunday that the security forces also arrested four others during the same operations.

The sources further added that Special Forces arrested a Taliban fighter in Sherzad district of Nangarhar.

The security forces also carried out an airstrike in Khugyani district of Nangarhar and killed Taliban fighter.

The strike also destroyed one vehicle, the officials added.

A similar airstrike was carried out in Sherzad district of Nangarhar which killed 2 Taliban fighters.

In the meantime, the Afghan Special Forces killed 4 Taliban fighters and arrested 3 others in Sayyidabad district of Wardak province.

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

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