The security forces conducted separate airstrikes in two districts of Helmand killing at least 15 Taliban militants.

According to a statement released by security institutions, the security forces killed 7 Taliban fighters by conducting airstrikes in Sangin district.

The statement further added that similar airstrikes were carried out in Musala district in the past 24 hours.

The statement also added that the airstrikes in Musa Qala killed 8 Taliban fighters.

The anti-government armed militants have not commented regarding the airstrikes so far.

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