The Afghan Special Forces conducted operations in central Maidan Wardak province killing one Taliban fighter and wounding three others, the informed military sources said Sunday.
The sources further added that the Special Forces also arrested four Taliban fighters during the multi-day operations.
“Afghan Special Forces conducted a multi-day operation in Jaghatu district killing 1 Taliban fighter, wounding 3 and arresting 4,” the sources said.
According to military officials, the Special Forces also confiscated 12 Taliban motorcycles destroyed a weapons cache.
The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations so far.
Wardak is among the relatively volatile provinces in central parts of Afghanistan. Taliban militants are active in some of the restive districts of the province where they often attempt to carry out terrorist related activities against the government and security institutions.