AT-KABUL: Afghan National Police (ANP) has foiled militants’ attacks by defusing some improvise explosive devices in Ghazni province, the Ministry of Interior said Monday.
“Militants wanted to carry out terrorist attacks in the PD2 of the province however, their subservice activities were foiled by security officials,” it said in a statement.
Separately, the national police foiled a roadside bomb placed by militants in Kashk village of the Khowaja Omari district the other day, the statement mentioned.
The ministry said an investigation had been launched for the attack plots and nobody had been arrested yet.
Discoveries like this demonstrate the ever-increasing capability of ANP to protect the civilians from indiscriminate improvised explosive devices’ attacks, the statement concluded.
The insurgency activities have had a considerable increase across the country, including the capital Kabul during the recent months.