The Afghan security forces backed by coalition air power conducted separate operations in Farah and Herat provinces inflicting heavy casualties on Taliban militants.
The 207th Zafar Corps in a statement said the Special Forces conducted an operation in Shinwan Village of Bala Bolok district.
The statement further added that the Special Forces killed 9 Taliban militants and detained two others.
The Special Forces also destroyed a captured Humvee vehicle during the same operation.
Meanwhile, the 207th Zafar Corps said the security forces conducted a similar operation in Pashtun Zarghoon district of Herat and killed 6 Taliban fighters.
The security forces also wounded 6 more Taliban fighters during the same operation.