The U.S. forces conducted airstrikes in central Logar province killing at least 20 Taliban militants on Sunday night.

The 203rd Thunder Corps said in a statement that the U.S. forces conducted the airstrike in the vicinity the provincial capital of Logar.

The statement further added that the airstrike killed 14 Taliban militants and destroyed 14 motorcycles of the group.

Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the Afghan forces killed 3 Taliban militants in Shahbaz area of Ghazni city.

The 203rd Thunder Corps also added that the Afghan Special Forces confiscated 63 kgs of chemicals, a motorcycle, an artillery shell and 3 landmines during the operations in Deh Yak district of Ghazni.


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