The Afghan army released a photo a couple of militants who joined Taliban ranks after being released from prison few weeks ago.

The 209th Shaheen Corps issued a photo of Taliban militants who were allegedly arrested during an operation, few weeks after after they were released from prison.

According to a statement released by Shaheen Corps, the two militants took oath by placing their hands on Holy Quran after being released from prison but arrested by joining the Taliban ranks.

The statement further added that the security forces arrested the two militants during an operation which they conducted in Sheesha Khana area of Faizabad district in Jawzjan province.

The security forces apprehended the two militants as they were planning to ambush the security forces in the area, the 209th Shaheen Corps added.

The Taliban group has not commented in this regard so far.

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