The military sources confirmed that the security forces conducted an airstrike in Farah city killing at least 35 Taliban militants.

The sources further added that the security forces conductd the airstrike in Farah district, apparently pointing towards the overnight raid in Farah city.

The Farah Police Headquarters had earlier said in a statement that the security forces jointly conducted the operation in the outskirts of Farah city on Friday night.

The statement further added that the Air Forces also provided close air support to the ground forces during the operation.

Furthermore, the Farah Police Headquarters said the security forces killed around 100 militants including many commanders of Taliban during the operation.

The Farah Police also added that the security forces wounded 50 militants and destroyed around 14 vehicles.