KABUL: (Middle East Press) Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) launched fresh military operations across the country in which at least 189 Taliban militants have been killed and 88 others wounded, The Ministry of Defense (MoD) announced on Saturday.
A statement issued by MoD states that the operations were conducted in 10 different provinces of the country in the past 48 hours.
The statement adds that 7 militants were also detained by the armed forces during the operations.
According to the statement three shadow district governors of the Taliban group and at least 9 foreign nationals who had taken part in anti-government armed insurgency were also among those killed along with a prominent commander of the Taliban group identified as Mullah Khaksar.
However, the Taliban militants are yet to comment regarding the report.