Commanders among 4 rebels detained
KABUL (PAN): Four Taliban fighters, including two commanders, were detained during joint operations in Kandahar, Helmand and Paktiya provinces, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said on Friday.
A Taliban leader was arrested along with an associate in Kandahar yesterday, the alliance said in a statement. The commander allegedly made and planted roadside bombs in Zherai district.
In a separate operation in the Nahar Siraj district of Helmand, several suspects, including a local insurgent commander, were netted. More than 225 kilograms of ammonium nitrate were also seized.
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