The Afghan National Army and Special Operations forces carried out separate operations in the past 24 hours leaving at least ten Taliban militants dead.

Informed military sources said Saturday that the Army and Special Operations forces conducted the operations in northern Kunduz and southern Kandahar provinces.

“Afghan Special Forces conducted a raid in Khan Abad district of Kunduz province killing 5 Taliban fighters and destroying 4 rocket propelled grenades,” the sources said.

The military officials also added that the 205th Corps conducted an operation in Khakrez district of Kandahar province killing at least 5 Taliban fighters.

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

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