Nearly twenty militants affiliated with the Taliban and ISIS Khurasan (ISIS-K) groups have been killed during separate operations of the Afghan and Coalition Forces in the past 24 hours.
According to the informed military sources, the coalition forces carried out two air strikes in Dowlatabad district of Faryab province killing 8 Taliban fighters.
The sources further added that the Afghan Special Forces conducted a raid in Darah-ye Pech district of Kunar province leaving 2 ISIS-K fighters dead.
The Afghan Special Forces also conducted a clearance operation in Sangin district of Helamdn killing 4 Taliban fighters and destroying 10 pounds of black tar heroin.
According to the military sources, the Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Chahar Bolak district of Balkh province in response to reports that the Taliban had captured 14 supply trucks, resulting into the killing of 4 militants while 7 supply trucks were discovered and some of the detained drivers were rescued.