The Afghan Special Forces killed 16 militants of the Taliban and ISIS groups and destroyed caches of weapons in three provinces in the past 24 hours.

The military officials said the Special Forces also arrested 8 Taliban militants during the same operations.

The officials further added that the Special Forces killed the 10 ISIS militants in Achin district of Nangarhar province.

The Special Forces also destroyed a small cache of weapons during the same operation, the officials added.

Furthermore, the Special Forces killed 2 Taliban militants, arrested 6 others and destroyed a cache of weapons in Jaghatu district of Wardak province.

The Special Forces killed Taliban militants and arrested 2 others during an operation in Maiwand district of Kandahar province.


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