The Afghan Special Forces killed 7 Taliban militants and arrested five other militants including an ISIS-K militant during the operations in four provinces in the past 24 hours.

The military officials said earlier today the Special Forces killed 5 Taliban militants, arrested 5 others and destroyed a small cache of weapons during a raid in Khakrez district of Kandahar.

The officials further added the Special Forces arrested an ISIS-K militant and destroyed a small cache of weapons during a raid in Bati Kot district of Nangarhar province.

The Special Forces killed a Taliban militant during a separate raid in Shindand district of Herat, the officials said, adding that the Special Forces killed another Taliban militant during a similar raid which they conducted in Charkh district of Logar.

The anti-government armed militants have not commented regarding the operations so far.

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