Afghan: Three killed, 16 captured in special operations

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Afghanistan: As per the information given by the military officials, as many as three Taliban militants lost their lives and sixteen others detained after the raid carried out by the Afghan Special Operation Forces in two provinces.

While explaining the incident, the Afghanistan Operational Coordination Group (AOCG) or command of Special Forces stated: “Three militants were killed and 11 detained following a Special Operation Force raid in Arghandab district of Kandahar province on Sunday.”




According to the reports by the news agency, In addition, five Taliban militants were detained in Shinwar District of eastern Nangarhar province on the same day.

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Afghan security forces have beefed up security operations against militants recently; as the Afghans have been witnessing a surge in attacks by Taliban and Islamic State (IS) affiliates across the country.

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