16 Taliban militants killed, wounded in Kapisa, Wardak and Herat provinces
The security forces conducted separate operations in three provinces killing or wounding at least 16 Taliban militants.
The informed military sources said Wednesday that the Afghan Special Forces killed 3 Taliban fighters during an operation in Tagab district of Kapisa.
The sources further added that the security forces also conducted an airstrike in Nerkh district of Wardak and killed 3 Taliban fighters.
Furthermore, the Special Forces killed 4 Taliban during an operation in Chisht-e Sharif district of Herat.
The military officials also added that the Special Forces wounded 6 Taliban fighters and destroyed 5 improvised explosives devices during the same operation.
The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations so far.