The security arrested a militant affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurqasan (ISIS-K) in Kabul.

The informed military officials confirmed that the Special Forces arrested the ISIS-K militant during a Special Operation in Kabul.

The officials did not disclose further information regarding the operation.

This comes as the Afghan Special Forces arrested 5 militants of the terror group during a similar operation in Kabul last week.

The security forces also arrested another suspected militant who was facilitating weapons supply to ISIS terrorists in Kabul.

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement said Sunday the Special Operations Unit of the Afghan National Police arrested the suspect during an operation earlier today.

The statement further added that the Special Force detained the suspect from the 16th district of Kabul city.

Furthermore, the Ministry of Interior said the detained individual has been identified as Juma Khan.

The anti-government armed elements including ISIS sympathizers have not commented regarding the operations so far.


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