The US and Afghan safety forces killed greater than 60 Taliban militants in Logar and Kandahar provinces, officers stated on Thursday.
In keeping with Shahpur Ahmadzai, spokesman for the police headquarters in Logar, the safety forces performed a clean-up operation within the restive Azara district on Wednesday evening, killing 45 Taliban fighters and wounding 15 others.
A lot of militants had gathered right here to wage an enormous assault within the district positioned at a distance of lower than 100 kilometers (62 miles) from the capital Kabul, Ahmadzai advised Anadolu Company.
He stated one safety personnel was killed and eight others have been wounded within the operation.
Jamal Nasir, spokesman for the police headquarters in southern Kandahar province, stated a minimum of 22 Taliban militants have been killed in a be part of operation by the U.S. and Afghan forces.
Chatting with Anadolu Company, Nasir stated the militants stormed safety examine posts within the Arghistan district that prompted the safety forces to name for aerial help.
Nasir stated the US air raid mixed with floor offensives by the Afghan forces left 22 insurgents killed and 11 others wounded.
There was no quick response from the Taliban on these two incidents.
The group’s spokesman, nevertheless, took duty for a separate improvised explosive machine assault on a safety examine put up in Kabul that killed two policemen.
Afghanistan has witnessed an evident surge in violence just lately amid rejuvenated peace talks between the U.S. and Taliban in Doha, Qatar.