Home / Latest Updates / 16 al-Qaeda Terrorists among 30 Taliban Rebels Killed in Kapisa

16 al-Qaeda Terrorists among 30 Taliban Rebels Killed in Kapisa

AT News

KABUL: At least 16 al-Qaeda terrorists among 30 Taliban militants have been killed in latest raids conducted by the Afghan security forces in northern Kapisa province, officials said on Monday.

In a series of crackdowns carried out by Afghan security forces in Dara-e-Afghania area of Nijrab district of the province, at least 30 Taliban insurgents, including 16 Pakistani citizens, who were affiliated with al-Qaeda terrorist network, were also killed.

Six other rebels were wounded during an operation supported by Afghan Air Forces, the defense ministry said in a statement.

Enough weapons and ammunition of the enemy were also destroyed.

Hajian, Khalifagan, Zaker Khil, Kochak and Bada Khil villages of Dara-e-Afghania were also cleared from the enemy, the statement added.

Clearance operation is going on in the area, the statement added.

About admin

Check Also

Delay in US troop withdrawal complex Afghan peace: Russia

AT News KABUL: Russian special envoy for Afghanistan, Zamir Kabulov on Wednesday said that delay …