The Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Ghazni province during which killed or wounded at least 18 Taliban militants.
According to a statement released by 203rd Thunder Corps, the Special Forces conducted the operation in Deh Yak district.
The statement further added that the Special Forces killed 12 Taliban militants and wounded 6 others during the raid.
Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the Afghan army conducted artillery strikes in Qayaq Valley of Jaghatoo district, killing 4 Taliban militants and destroying 3 motorcycles.
The Thunder Corps also added that the security forces discovered and defused 5 improvised explosive devices during the operations in Ghazni and Paktika provinces.