The security forces conducted a series of airstrikes in Kunduz and Takhar provinces in North of Afghanistan killing more than 40 Taliban militants.

The informed military sources said Wednesday that an airstrike killed 33 Taliban militants in Darqad and Khwajah Bahawuddin districts of Takhar.

The sources further added that similar airstrikes killed 10 Taliban militants in Chahar DArah and Khanabad districts of Kunduz.

The sources also added that the airstrikes destroyed a car bomb as well.