The security forces conducted an airstrike against a Taliban hideout in south-eastern Paktika province killing at least 8 militants.
The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said the security forces conducted the airstrike in Gomal district of Paktika.
The statement further added that the airstrike killed 8 militants and destroyed 11 suicide bombing vests.
Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the airstrike also destroyed some other military kits and a weapons depot of Taliban.
Meanwhile, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the security forces also killed 14 militants during a separate operation in Charkh district of Logar.