At least 591 insurgents were killed in past one week in Afghanistan
At least in past week, 591 insurgents were killed by security and defense forces and 384 others got injured during operations. By releasing a newsletter interior ministry of Afghanistan has claimed that last week Army and police forces launched 114 joint operations in different parts of the country. The newsletter also said that including killing and injuring of 950 Taliban and other insurgents at least 41 terrorists were arrested by security forces.
The newsletter of interior ministry has also announced that Army and police forces were able to seize 40 guns and 80 circles of mines from Taliban fighters. It is worth to say that Afghan security forces were able to launch these operations in 16 provinces of Afghanistan. Interior ministry says the goal of these operations is to provide a secure environment for upcoming elections.