Commanders among 10 Taliban held in Helmand
The commanders identified as Hafiz Abdul Wahid, Mullah Rozi Mohammad, Mullah Sailani and Mullah Matiullah were among the 10 fighters detained on Wednesday by officials of National Directorate of Security (NDS) in Garamser district, the governor’s office said in a statement.
Up to 400 kilograms of explosives, 1,000 metres electric wire, 50 firecrackers, 10 remote controlled devices, 10 mines, and other ammunition were also recovered from the detainees, the statement said.
The militants wanted to use the ammunition as part of their so-called Badr operation in Lashkargah, the statement said.
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