14 Taliban insurgents were killed and five others were injured during Afghan National Defense and Security Forces (ANDSF) joint clearance operation in Nehr Saraj District of Helmand.
ANDSF seized one rocket launcher, several AK-47 rifle and one radio handset. Two motorcycles used by the militants were also destroyed.
Moreover, 5 Taliban terrorists were killed in a clash with Afghan National Police (ANP) in Alozai region, Pul-e-Alam City of Logar, last night.
One Afghan Local Policeman (ALP) was wounded during the clash.
Additionally, the Ministry of Interior informed that the Afghan National Police (ANP) detected a roadside bomb, planted by terrorists in the vicinity of the Bak District of Khost.
In another report, ANP discovered and defused a BM-1 rocket, placed by terrorists in Shamal Peeran region, Khost City of Khost.
ANP also discovered and defused a remote- controlled bomb, planted by terrorists in the Ghorband valley, Siya Gard district of Parwan.
Finally, the Ministry in a statement said that, Afghan National Police have discovered an explosive rigged bicycle at Bibi Mahro area, in the surrounding of PD10, Kabul City.
The timely discovery of the explosives has foiled terror attack and saved the city from tragedy, the statement said.
Meanwhile, Kabul city has witnessed bloody incidents in past one month.