Wed, Oct

Afghan Ministry of defense press release


ana-operation-in-zabul-3In the last 24 hours, as a result of ANA joint clearance operations, number of armed insurgents were killed, number of wounded and three other were arrested in different districts of Afghanistan.

These operations were conducted in Acheen district of Nangarhar, Azrah district of Logar, Khairkot district of Paktika, Malistan district of Ghazni, Farahroud district of Farah, Shendand district of Herat, Jaram district of Badakhshan and Khanesheen district of Helmand province.
During these operations dozen of various improvised explosive devices (IEDs) and 850 kgs explosive were discovered and destroyed, some weapons and ammunitions were confiscated.
Seven Afghan National Army (ANA) brave personnel were martyred by the enemies roadside IEDs and heavy weapons attack. May almighty and merciful Allah grant them heaven.
Afghan National Army as National Defense Forces for the protection of people‘s lives and properties and for defeating and eradicating terror groups, will fight the enemies vigorously and are ready to give scarifies for bringing lasting peace and stability to people.
While insurgents spare no efforts in killing of innocent civilians and causing atrocities and bloodshed.
We will respond to war with war, without forgetting the sacred duty of bringing peace. From the speech of President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan