|29 operations conducted against Taliban in Kabul, other provinces amid elections: NDS|
|[KhaamaPress] The (NDS), the intelligence department of Afghanistan said the NDS forces conducted 29 operations against Talibs in Kabul and other provinces amid presidential elections|
According to a statement released by National Directorate of Security, the NDS forces conducted 16 operations in Kabul city and outskirts of the capital and arrested 14 Talibs who were attempting to sabotage the elections.
The statement further added that the NDS forces also conducted 13 operations in , Ghazni, , Balkh, , Kunar, and s during the same period.
The statement also added that the NDS forces killed 34 Talibs, 14 others and arrested 4 of them during the same operations.
The NDS forces also confiscated a large quantity of weapons and munitions during the operations, NDS added.
|22 Taliban, Haqqani network militants killed in Special Forces raids and airstrikes|
|[KhaamaPress] The security forces conducted a series of s and special operations in various provinces in the past 24 hours killing at least 22 s.|
The military officials said Wednesday the Special Forces killed a during a patrol in Almar district of Faryab.
The officials further added that the Special Forces killed 5 Talibs and destroyed a weapons cache in Nowzad district of The security forces also conducted an airstrike in Kajaki district of Helmand which killed 5 Talibs and destroyed a weapons cache.
Furthermore, the Special Forces arrested 4 Talibs during an operation in sepra district of The security officials also added that an airstrike killed a in Maidan Shahr district of Wardak and a separate airstrike in Achin district of destroyed a weapons cache.
The security forces also conducted airstrikes in Sholgarah district of Balkh province which killed 10 Talibs.
|Deadly U.S. airstrikes kill 25 Taliban militants, destroy captured Humvee in Ghazni|
|[KhaamaPress] The U.S. forces conducted s in south-eastern Ghazni province killing at least 25 Talibs.|
The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said the U.S. forces conducted the airstrikes in Moqor and Gilan districts of Ghazni.
The statement further added that the airstrikes killed 25 Talibs and destroyed a Humvee armored personnel carrier.
Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the airstrikes also destroyed 5 s of the Talibs.
The 203rd Thunder Corps also added that the security forces killed a and 3 others during the in Aab Band and Khwaja Omari districts of Ghazni.
The Afghan forces also confiscated a vest during an operation in Alisher district of .
|TTP warns against playing music, women going out alone in Miramshah|
|[DAWN] MIRAMSHAH: The banned Tehrik-e- Pakistain (TTP) has warned people against playing loud music, vaccination and women going out without being accompanied by a man, saying people defying the warning will face consequences.|
The one-page message in Urdu seen by people in , the headquarters of North tribal district, on Wednesday cautioned the people: "We remind you [residents] that similar statements issued by Taliban several times in the past had fallen on deaf ears, but this time we are going to take to task those who violate the Taliban order."
The message further said: "There will be no use of DJs, neither inside the house nor in open fields and those ignoring the warning will be responsible for consequences."
Polio workers have been asked to do finger-marking of children during the vaccination campaign, but told not to administer polio drops to children or be ready to face dire consequences for defying the instruction.
The pamphlet prohibited playing loud music on computer and other shops with a warning that any place from where songs were heard could be blown up any time.
"Women shouldn’t go out of their homes alone as it is harmful for our society. There is one informer of Mujahideen in every three people and it was misconception on the part of the people to think we will not get information about non-compliance of our order. Follow the order or be ready to face worst consequences," the message concluded.
|Taliban militants suffer heavy casualties in Khost, Wardak clashes: Thunder Corps|
|[KhaamaPress] The security forces inflicted heavy casualties on Talibs during the in Khost and Wardak provinces.|
The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said the security forces killed 12 Talibs and 10 others during the clash in Momandzai district of The statement further added that the security forces also arrested a and destroyed 4 s.
Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the security forces repulsed a Taliban attack on security check posts in Chak district of Wardak province.
The 203rd Thunder Corps also added that the security force.
|14 police stations to be set up in N Waziristan|
|[DAWN] North district police officer Shafiullah Khan said on Saturday that land had been acquired for establishing 14 s and courts across the district.|
Addressing a gathering of police personnel in the Tehsil Jirga Hall, he said that a total of 14 s had been sanctioned for the district. Presently, he added, three s, one each in , Mir Ali and Razmak, were functional while the remaining 11 would also be made operational shortly.
Mr Shafiullah directed the to perform their duties honestly, adding that a performance-based promotion mechanism would be devised to encourage hardworking officers. he hastened to add: "It should be clear to everyone that disciplinary action, including forced termination, would be taken against those found involved in negligence."
He said that the police should play their due role in putting the militancy-hit Waziristan on track to peace and prosperity.
|Afghan forces killed, wound 34 Taliban militants in Khost, Paktiya: 203rd Thunder Corps|
|[KhaamaPress] The Afghan forces have inflicted casualties on 34 Talibs in south-eastern Khost and Paktiya.|
The 203rd Thunder Corps in a statement said the security forces killed 16 Talibs and 13 others in Mosa Khel district of The statement further added that the security forces also confiscated one Ak-47 rifle, a ladder, 5 rocket launcher ammunition and 7 rockets of 82mm rocket launcher.
Furthermore, the 203rd Thunder Corps said the security forces killed 2 Talibs and 3 others in Zurmat district of Paktiya province.
the 203rd Thunder Corps said the security forces discovered and defused 9 improvised explosives during an operation in the outskirts of Ghazni city.
|12 Haqqani Network Commanders Killed In Khost|
|[ToloNews] At least 12 commanders of were killed in an operation by Afghan forces in Sabari district in , the (NDS) said in a statement on Monday. The operation was carried out by the NDS Special Unit in Sabari district in eastern Khost province. |
According to the statemen, the commanders were involved in destructive and terrorist activities in the province.
One member of the network was and three others were arrested in the operation, the statement said.
A number of weapons and explosives were also seized during the operation, the statement added.
Haqqani Network is deemed a strong aide to the and is widely active in Afghanistan's eastern provinces of Khost, Paktia and .
|Taliban militants killed; vehicle destroyed in Khost airstrikes|
|[KhaamaPress] The security forces carried out a series of s in south-eastern of Afghanistan killing at least 12 Talibs.|
The informed military sources said the airstrike was carried ou tin Sabari district of the province.
Furthermore, the airstrikes destroyed a vehicle belonging to fighters, the informed military sources said Saturday.
"Strikes in Sabari district resulted in 12 Taliban fighters killed and destroyed 1 vehicle," the sources added.
The anti-government armed including Taliban have not commented regarding the airstrike so far.
The security situation in some districts of Khost province remains disputed. during the recent months.
Talibs are active in remote and restive areas of the province and often attempt to carry out terrorist related activities against the government and security institutions.
In the meantime, the Afghan forces are busy conducting counter-terrorism operations against both groups in this province.
Similarly, the U.S. forces also conduct regular airstrikes in restive districts of Khost to suppress Taliban and other anti-government s.
|19 Taliban militants killed in Special Forces operations in Kunduz and Khost provinces, 10 innocents freed|
|[KhaamaPress] At least 19 Talibs were killed in separate operations of the Afghan Special Forces which were conducted in South-eastern Khost and northern Kunduz provinces.|
"Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Chahar Darah district of Kunduz killing 15 fighters and wounding 5 others," the military officials said Saturday.
The officials further added that the operation also led to the discovery and destruction of 4 pressure plate IEDs and 20 pounds of homemade explosives.
The Afghan Special Forces conducted a similar raid in Sabari district of leaving 4 Taliban fighters dead while 4 others were detained.
The anti-government armed including Taliban have not commented regarding the operations so far.
10 Civilians Rescued From Taliban Prison In Kunduz
[ToloNews] At least 10 civilians were rescued from a prison in Kunduz province in an operation by Afghan forces, the Pamir Corps said in a statement on Saturday.
The civilians were kept in a Taliban’s jail in Chahar Dara district, the statement said.
During the operation, 10 Taliban fighters were killed and 15 others were , the statement added.
No more details were provided in the in the statement regarding the operation or possible casualties among the security forces.
Taliban has not commented on this report so far.
|40 civilians killed, 21 wounded in Taliban attacks in past 4 days: sources|
|[KhaamaPress] At least forty and twenty-one others were in -led insurgency in the past four days, the security sources said Wednesday.|
"Over the last 4 days, the Taliban have been responsible for a number of civilian casualties. Women and children are included in these numbers," the informed military source said.
The sources further added that 5 in South-eastern , 5 and 2 others were in Baghlan province, 4 civilians were in province, 6 others were in province, 3 and 2 others were in Faryab province, 7 killed and 7 others in province.
According to security officials, at least 20 civilians were also killed in Taliban-led insurgency in Ghor province.
The Talibs’ group has not commented regarding the civilian casualties so far.
|41 militants killed in Afghan Special Forces operations, airstrikes: sources|
|[KhaamaPress] At least 41 Talibs were killed and 13 others including a leader of the group were in latest counter-terrorism operations.|
Informed military sources said Saturday that 15 Talibs were killed during the operations of the Afghan Special Forces in Deh Yak and Zanakhan districts of Ghazni province.
The sources further added a strike near the Borka District of Baghlan province killed 19 fighters.
"An Afghan Special Force raid in Garm Sir District of to disrupt Taliban offensive operations, resulted in 7 Taliban fighter killed, multiple weapons, explosives and IED’s destroyed. Additionally, 209kg of opium was destroyed," the sources said.
The military sources also added that a clearing operation by the Afghan National Army 203rd Corps in Sperah district of resulted into the capture of 1 Taliban leader while 3 Taliban fighters and 9 persons of interest were also arrested.