6 insurgents killed, 4 detained: MoI
Another four suspected militants were detained during operations conducted by Afghan and NATO-led troops in Nangarhar, Khost, Laghman, Kandahar, Helmand and Badghis provinces.
In a statement, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said six rebels were killed and two rocket launchers, one machine gun, a mortar shell, five anti-vehicle mines, four hand-grenades, 69 kilograms of drugs and two vehicles were seized.
Additionally, security personnel seized two anti-vehicle mines and as many mortar shells in southern Helmand and southeastern Khost provinces.
Meanwhile, the Ministry of Defence said in a separate statement that one artillery, two rocket launchers and some explosives were confiscated in southern Kandahar and eastern Nangarhar provinces.
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