Ministry of Interior announced that, counter terrorism operations have been launched by Police Special Units in Kabul and other cities of the country.
The ministry on Sunday night said that, “Since past few days police special units have launched clearance and search operations to identify and detain delinquent individuals and terrorists in various parts of the country.”
The police special forces, in cooperation with the intelligence forces, have taken on security preparations in various parts of the country and Kabul city. This intensified vigilance is in order to prevent destructive terrorist activities and any other disturbance of public order during the celebration of Afghanistan’s 100th Independence Day, the ministry said.
The ministry added that, during the operations and search of suspicious houses, dozens of suspects have been detained on charges of terrorist activities. Investigations are underway from the detainees.
The operations will continue till the end of the week, Ministry of Interior said.