The security forces conducted separate operations in three provinces in the past 24 hours inflicting casualties on Taliban militants.
The military officials said Tuesday that the Special Forces killed 2 Taliban militants during an operation in Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand.
The officials further added that the Special Forces killed one Taliban militant during an operation in Nike district of Paktika. They also arrested four militants during the operation.
Furthermore, the security forces conducted an airstrike in Tarin Kot district of Uruzgan which killed 2 Taliban militants and wounded another militant.