10 militants killed, 14 injured in Afghanistan

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Kabul: According to the information given by the military statement, in an incident that took place today in Afghanistan’s Helmand province where at least ten Taliban militants were killed and fourteen other were injured in an ongoing military operation.

As per the reports, “Over the last 24 hours, 10 militants were killed and 14 others wounded during a military operation codenamed Maiwand 5 after Afghan security forces made advances in Aynak area.”

Reports has it, among the victims was a local Taliban leader named Zia-ul-Haq.

“The security forces also found 54 landmines and roadside bombs and the operation will continue before the area is cleared off militants,” the statement added.

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