The Special Forces of the Afghan National Police conducted a raid in central Logar province killing at least 13 Taliban militants.
The Ministry of Interior in a statement said the Special Forces conducted the raid in Mohammad Agha district on Saturday.
The statement further added that the Special Forces also wounded three TAliban militants during the same operation.
The ministry also added that two key group members of Taliban are among those killed.
The Special Forces also confiscated a vehicle and a Dshk heavy machine during the same operation, the Ministry of Interior said.