26 insurgents, 2 soldiers killed in security operations
The operations were conducted by Afghan and NATO-led troops in Laghman, Helmand, Heart, Balkh, Ghazni, Zabul, and Kandahar provinces.
In a statement, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said 10 AK-47 assault rifles, two rocket-propelled grenades (RPG), as many machine guns, four motorbikes, and 18 IEDs were seized.
The statement also said two Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier were killed and five others wounded in the course of performing security duties in Khost, Kunar and Kandahar provinces.
Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.