[KhaamaPress] The Ministry of Defense says 80 Taliban
fighters have been killed across the country in the past 24 hours.
The Ministry of Defenses said in a statement on Monday, that 80 murderous Moslems were killed, 36 maimed and a large number of weapons and ammunition were destroyed during the festivities and operations conducted by the Afghan defense forces.
According to MOD, the Taliban fighters were killed and maimed in Kandahar, Nangarhar
The unfortunate Afghan province located adjacent to Mohmand, Kurram, and Khyber Agencies. The capital is Jalalabad. The province was the fief of Younus Khalis after the Soviets departed and one of his sons is the current provincial Taliban commander. Nangarhar is Haqqani country..
, Badghis, Ghor, Takhar, Baghlan, and Helmand
...an Afghan province populated mostly by Pashtuns, adjacent to Injun country in Pak Balochistan...
During the security operations, 123 Taliban planted and placed mines in different parts of the country were discovered and neutralized Afghan national defense and security forces.
The Afghan defense ministry also added that Afghan special forces targeted Taliban strongholds in the Angur Bagh area of Kunduz province on Sunday night.
Three Taliban strongholds were reportedly destroyed and wrecked, besides two anti-vehicle mines and some weapons and ammunition of the group were seized by the Afghan special forces unit of commandos.