The Afghan Special Forces killed at least 5 Taliban militants during the latest operations and arrested 4 more militants.

The informed military sources said Wednesday that the Special Forces conducted the operations in Ghazni, Paktika and Laghman provinces.

The sources further added that the Special arrested 3 Taliban militants and destroyed an IED making factory in Deh Yak district of Ghazni.

Furthermore, the military sources said the Special Forces killed 2 Taliban militants during an operation in Sar Hawza district of Paktika ad destroyed a small cache of weapons.

The Afghan Special Forces also conducted a raid in Alingar district of Laghman, killed 3 Taliban fighters and detaining 1 other.

The Taliban group has not commented regarding the operations so far.


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