February 10th 2016: Afghanistan’s Defence Ministry has announced a cumulative death toll of 34 Taliban fighters in military operations in the country.
The security forces seized weapons, defused roadside bombs as well as landmines set up by the Taliban. The operation dubbed clean-up operations was carried out in Dangam district of Kunar province, Maiwand of Kandahar, Dehrawood of Uruzgan, Dand-e-Ghori of Baghlan, Marja and Musa Qala districts of Helmand province
The operation was carried out by a joint collaboration of Afghan army, Afghan National Police and personnel of National Directorate of Security and the country’s intelligence agency.
The Afghan security forces had enforced their anti-Taliban campaign in their restive province from where they have tried to capture territories and consolidate their positions exploiting the winter the Afghanistan.