12 armed Taliban killed in Helmand province
Kabul Afghanistan (PMG)
Reporter: Sherzad Mohammadi
The Ministry of Defense has published a newsletter: Twenty-one Taliban militants have been killed in the Marja district of Helmand province as a result of the mopping-up operation of the 215-strong Marja Army.
The newsletter adds: Of those killed, five of them were responsible for building roadside mines. In the course of the operation, 28 Taliban caches were also used by the country’s security forces.