The Afghan Special Forces killed or detained 15 Taliban militants during their latest operations in the past 24 hours.
The military officials said Thursday that the Special Forces killed 2 Taliban militants, detained 2 others and destroyed a small cache of weapons in Chimtal district of Balkh.
The officials further added that the Special Forces killed 2 Taliban militants and arrested 4 others during a raid in Pul-e Khumri city of Baghlan province.
Furthermore, the Special Forces destroyed a cache of weapons belonging to Taliban in Uruzgan province.
The Special Forces also detained 5 Taliban militants during a raid in Mohammad Agha district of Logar province, the officials added.