A statement was issued by NDS on Monday saying the operation was conducted in the 9th police district of the city in Khwajah Rawash area.
“The terror group included three key members of the terrorist network that were identified as Hussain Ahmad also known as Shahid, Shahid Ahmad also known as Bashir Ahmad, Hematullah also known as Mustafa”, the statement read.
The statement added that the individuals were expert in the making of magnetic bombs and bombs which can be detonated with mobile phones.
The detained individuals have reportedly admitted to the crimes they were involved in, such as explosion targeting UK sport owner’s vehicle, explosion near Fahim Hashemi’s house, explosion targeting police vehicle in Yakatoot area of Kabul, attempted murder of intelligence operative, keeping a suicide bomber in their residence.
According to the statement, 21 improvised explosive devices, 2 magnetic bombs, 3 rocket warheads, 2 hand grenades, 5 remote controls, 2 laptops, 2 vehicles, 2 motorcycles, military equipment and various other types of explosives have been obtained from the militants.