The security forces carried out a series of airstrikes in twoprovinces in the past 24 hours killing at least 7 militants.
The military officials said Saturday that the airstrikes also destroyed a car bomb.
The officials further added that an airstrike in Khas Uruzgan district killed 1 Taliban fighter.
Furthermore, the officials said an airstrike in Gardez district of Paktiya killed 2 Taliban fighters.
A similar airstrike in Zurmat district of Paktiya destroyed 1 vehicle that had been turned into an IED.
The officials also added that an airstrike in Khas Uruzgan district of Uruzgan province killed 4 Taliban fighters.