Militant training centre destroyed in Takhar
KUNDUZ CITY(PAN): A major militant training centre was destroyed by Afghan and foreign troops during a joint operation in northern Takhar province, an official said on Friday.
The operation was carried out Thursday night in the Mominabad village of Khwaja Bahauddin district, the governor's spokesman, Faiz Muhammad Tawhidi, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
Two policemen were killed and as many were wounded during the offensive, Tawhidi said. One insurgent was killed and six others were captured during the assault, he added.
The joint force destroyed the militant centre and recovered a large scale of weapons and munitions, including home-made bombs, explosives and propaganda letters, the official said.
He hoped the security situation would improve in the district after the destruction of the rebel centre.
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