21 Taliban insurgents including 2 local commanders were killed Herat
Herat security officials have reported the deaths of 21 terrorist suspects among 2 local commanders of the group.
According to Ministry of Defense newsletter, Afghan Special Forces launched operation of clearing in the villages of Emirate, Shahr Abad and Sangchal in Shindand district of Herat province, which killed 21 suspected Taliban. The newsletter also states that two Taliban commanders are among the dead.
It has also been said that two cars, six motorbikes, two Kalashnikov and a rocket launcher have been also destroyed by the army during the operation. So far, the Taliban have not voiced their views on this.