Taliban afghanistanThe Ministry of Interior (MoI) said Wednesday at least 25 Taliban militants were killed and 14 others were injured during joint military operations in the past 24 hours.

A statement released by MoI said the operations were jointly conducted by Afghan national police, Afghan national army and Afghan intelligence – national directorate of security (NDS) operatives.

The statement further added, were conducted in Kunar, Nangarhar, Baghlan, Kunduz, Kandahar, Kapisa, Logar and Helmand provinces.

“Also, during these operations, Afghan National Police discovered and confiscated light and heavy rounds ammunition,” the statement added.

Afghan National Police discovered and defused 14 different types of IEDs placed by enemies of Afghanistan for destructive activities in Logar, Herat, Farah and Helmand provinces, the statement said.

The anti-government armed militant groups have not commented regarding the report so far.

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