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60 Rebel Forces Killed in Fresh Afghan Military Operations

18 Jun 2017 Rasad News Agency

RNA: The Ministry of Defense has announced that 60 rebel forces have been killed in fresh Afghan military operations in different parts of the country during past 24 hours.

Afghan defense ministry issuing a statement, today, February 22, said that Afghan security forces conducted joint military operations in different parts of the country, killing 22 Islamic State fighters and 38 Taliban militants.

The statement further noted that 11 Taliban insurgents and 4 Islamic State terrorists have been wounded in these operation and Afghan forces have also arrested 6 anti-government forces during the operations.

According to the defense ministry statement, the operations have been carried out through the air and ground by Afghan forces in Nangarhar, Kapisa, Laghman, Khost, Urozgan, Kandahar, Faryab and Helmand provinces.

However it was not mentioned in the statement whether Afghan security forces were harmed during the operation or not.

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