The Special Forces conducted separate operations in Kabul and Faryab killing or detaining at least five Taliban militants.

The Special Operations Corps said in a statement that the Special Forces killed 3 Taliban militants during an operation in Tikan Village of Pashtun Kot district in Faryab.

The statement further added that the Special Forces also killed a foreing national hailing from Uzbekistan during the same raid.

The Special Operations Corps also added that the Special Forces confiscated 3 weapons and large quantity of munitions and military kits during the raid.

Meanwhile, the Special Operations Corps said the Special Forces arrested 2 Taliban militants during an operation in Tangi Lalandar area of Chahar Asiab district in Kabul.