The Afghan Special Forces killed 11 Taliban militants during an operation in central Logar province of Afghanistan.
The military officials said Thursday the Special Forces conducted the operation in Charkh district of Logar province.
The officials further added that the Special Forces also destroyed a cache of weapons belonging to Taliban militants.
The Taliban group has not commented regarding the operation so far.
Logar is among the relatively volatile provinces in central parts of Afghanistan where Taliban militants are active in some of its and often attempt to carry out terrorist related activities.