The security forces conducted airstrikes in four provinces in the past 24 hours killing at least 9 militants.

The informed military sources said Monday that an airstrike in Andar district of Ghazni killed 1 Taliban fighter.

Furthermore, an airstrike killed 1 ISIS fighter in Deh Bala district of Nangarhar province.

Meanwhile, the security sources said an airstrike killed 2 Taliban fighters in Shindand district of Herat.

The security forces also conducted an airstrike in Bala Boluk district of Farah province and killed 5 Taliban fighters. The airstrike also wounded 1 Taliban fighter.

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

The security situation in Ghazni, Nangarhar, Herat and Farah provinces has deteriorated during the recent months.

The anti-government armed militants are active in some districts of the four provinces and often conduct terrorist related activities.

Meanwhile, the Afghan forces routinely conduct counter-terrorism operations against the anti-government armed groups in these provinces.

The U.S. forces also conduct regular airstrikes in restive parts of the country to suppress Taliban and other anti-government militants.

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