Kapisa offensive leaves 3 dead, 7 wounded
MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Three militants have been killed and a soldier and a woman wounded during security operations in the Nijrab district of central Kapisa province, an official said on Thursday.
Another five militants were wounded during the joint operations launched on Wednesday night in various parts of the district, the governor’s spokesman, Qais Qadiri, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
He said the security forces were advancing and had cleared eight villages from insurgents so far during the operations.
Khawaja Agha, a resident of Afghania village in Nijrab district, said a large number of security forces had arrived in the area and had launched operations in various parts. Khwaja had no information about casualties.
The Taliban have so far said nothing in this regard.
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