56 Taliban insurgents including 4 commanders were killed in Ghazni province, as per local officials.
The Press office of Ghazni province said, in a statement, on Saturday that, 56 Taliban fighters including four commanders and a local commander of the insurgents were killed on Friday night as a result of an ambush by local police, commando operations and airstrikes by the Afghan and Coalition forces in Abdulla Gul and Lewanai bazar areas in Qarabagh district of Ghazni province.
The Taliban insurgents were targeted by the security forces, while the group planned to attack the local police outposts in Abdullah Gul and Lewanai areas in Qarabagh district of Ghazni province, Ghazni media office added.
According to the statement there were foreigner terrorist of the group among individuals killed but there is no exact figure of the terrorists. Some weapons were also confiscated by security forces, as per statement.