The Afghan Vice President and Former Director of the Afghan Intelligence (National Directorate of Security) Amrullah Saleh said the Afghan forces discovered infamous items which the militants in beheading videos, during a raid on a joint compound of ISIS-Haqqani Network in Kabul.
“I congratulate @NDSAfghanistan for conducting a successful raid on IS-K & Haqani network safe house in north Kabul. Caches of weapons including the infamous knife & chair used 4 on camera throat cutting were found. The pile of evidence against terrorist & their sponsors going up,” Saleh said in a Twitter post.
The Afghan Special Forces busted a major network of terrorists led by ISIS and Haqqani Network in Kabul, killing at least 5 terrorists during the raid.
The National Directorate of Security (NDS), in a statement said Wednesday that the NDS Special Forces conducted the raid in Shakar Dara district and 11th district of Kabul city, busting a terrorit network led by Sanaullah, a senior ISIS Leader who was also in charge of coordinating Haqqani Network’s activitities in urban areas.
The statement further added that the network had carried out multiple attacks including rocket attack on presidential inauguration, attack on Sikh temple, attack on Mazari tomb and rocket attacks on Bagram airfield.
The NDS Special Forces also arrested 8 other militants during the raid, NDS said, adding that several weapons and munitions including 82mm rockets, mortar rounds, Dshk heavy machine gun and 250 kgs of explosives were confiscated.