NATO-led International Security Assistance Force following a statement on Sunday announced, Afghan and coalition security force captured a Taliban leader during an operation in Maiwand district, Kandahar province.
The statement further added, the leader controlled and equipped multiple insurgent cells as well as planned their attacks against Afghan and coalition forces.
The security force killed one insurgent and detained two others during the operation.
In the meantime Afghan and coalition security force captured another Taliban leader during an operation in Kunduz district, Kunduz province.
According to ISAF officials, the leader managed a local insurgent network and was involved in multiple attacks against Afghan civilians and security forces.
In Chahar Bolak district, Balkh province, an Afghan and coalition security force conducted an operation in search of a Taliban leader ISAF said.
The leader orchestrates attacks and suicide bombings in the area. Two suspected insurgents were detained during the operation.
Another Taliban leader was detained in Andar district of eastern Ghazni province.
The Taliban commander conducted bombings against Afghan civilians and security forces in the province. Two additional insurgents were detained.
In Mohammad Agha district, Logar province, an Afghan and coalition security force captured a Haqqani commander during an operation.
The commander facilitated suicide attacks and conducted bombings Kabul province.
Finally, an Afghan and coalition security force conducted an operation in search of a Taliban leader in Nerkh district, Wardak province.
The leader coordinates attacks, as well as distributes weapons and supplies to insurgents in the district. Multiple suspected insurgents were detained as a result of the operation.