The Afghan security forces conducted 108 Joint and Special Operations against the militant groups in past 24 hours.

The Ministry of Defense in a statement said Wednesday that the security forces conducted 13 joint and 95 special operations to suppress the militant groups.

Furthermore, the Afghan Air Force conducted 31 airstrikes in support of the ground forces.

The statement further added that the security forces conducted the operations Maidan Wardak, Ghazni, Ghor, Takhar, Paktika, Helmand, Nangarhar, Khost, Logar, Paktiya, Herat, Farah and Balkh provinces.

Meanwhile, the defense ministry said the security forces killed 53 militants during the operations.

The security forces also wounded 4 others during the same operations.

The Ministry of Defense also added that the coalition forces also provided support to the Afghan security forces during the operations.

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

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