In the last 24 hours, as a result of the joint clearance operations of the Afghan security and defense forces aimed to topple down the insurgents and protect the lives and property of people , 36 armed insurgents, including two of their commanders and were killed , tens were wounded .
These operations were conducted in a number of the districts of Kunar, Laghman, Nangarhar, Paktia, Maidan Wardak, Kandahar, Uruzgan, Balkh, Ghor, Herat, Jowzjan, Baghlan, Kunduz, Takhar and Helmand provinces.
In these joint operations of defense and security forces which were supported by heavy artillery and Air forces, 8 militants killed and 13 wounded in the vicinities of Arghandab district. Additionally 7 militants killed in Passawand district of Ghor province.
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.