The Afghan Special Forces conducted separate operations in Kabul and Wardak provinces in the past 24 hours, killing or detaining 3 Taliban militants.
The military officials said Saturday that the Special Forces killed a Taliban militant during a raid in Nerkh district of Wardak.
The officials further added that the Special Forces arrested 2 Taliban militants during a separate raid in Kabul.
The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations so far.
The Afghan forces have stepped up counter-terrorism operations during the recent as the anti-government armed militants are attempting to state attacks in key provinces and cities of the country.