The Special Forces killed or wounded at least 50 Taliban militants during the operations in northern Faryab province.
The Special Operations Corps in a statemetn said the Special Forces conducted joint clearance operations along the highway of Bulcheragh and Gurziwan districts in Faryab.
The statement further added that the security forces inflicted heavy casualties on Taliban militants during the operation.
Furthermore, the Special Operations said preliminary reports indicate the security forces killed or wounded at least 50 Taliban militants.
The Special Operations Corps also added that the security forces have fully cleared the areas along the highway.